Monthly Archives: February 2013

Present in the Post – February’s Winner!

A bright blue and grey pinwheel was the present in the post for February, a cheerful brooch to wear on a cardigan or coat and to welcome in the spring! The lovely people who subscribed this month have been added … Continue reading

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Treasure Hunting for Post

I love sending and receiving post and this month has been very busy for my postman because I have been ordering lots of supplies ready for all the workshops that I have coming up in the next few months. So … Continue reading

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Organised

Last month I wrote a series of posts called Sort, Store, Organise which was filled with ideas on how to get your studio or creative workspace – however big or small – sorted for a busy year ahead. I featured … Continue reading

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Mother’s Day Workshop

If you have a spare couple of hours on Saturday the 9th of March, then come down to the Southsea Boutique Market, browse the handmade and vintage stalls, then pop into my workshop and make your Mum a lovely felt … Continue reading

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My crochet blanket

My first ever crochet blanket is well underway. I’m using it to practice the basic stitches so that hopefully they stay firmly stuck in my head! I am only using scraps left over from other projects and it’s nice to … Continue reading

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A creative morning

This morning was a very creative one and was spent amongst piles of felt, lots of glue and some really great ideas! I was teaching a half term workshop at Making Space and the children were making a coat of … Continue reading

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Tutorial : Versacraft Ink

Making or personalising your own fabric is really exciting and with Versacraft ink you can do just that! This tutorial will show you how to use stamps to decorate fabric which you can then make into anything you like, smaller … Continue reading

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Handmade Studios

I walked to the train station in the bright sunshine this morning with a bag full of toys and other crafty bits and hopped on a train to Rowlands Castle. I visited this bustling little village to meet Linda Kirkbride … Continue reading

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Make

Last night I spent a lovely couple of hours at a social evening at Make, the new craft cafe on Albert Road. I took along some hexagons to stitch into my heirloom quilt and enjoyed coffee and cake whilst meeting … Continue reading

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Shiny new packaging!

A couple of weeks ago I unveiled my custom Valentine’s day medals and their shiny new packaging. Well my miniature bunting has followed and now looks lovely displayed on the same recycled kraft card! I have added one of my … Continue reading

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