Monthly Archives: November 2013

A lovely mention!

If you turn to page 10 of the latest issue of Homemaker magazine you will see a very lovely mention of my Christmas kits and a photo of my Sew-a-Mitten kit! I love being featured in Homemaker, not only is … Continue reading

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Treasure Hunting for Festive Greys

I love grey and I think it looks particularly beautiful at this time of year when it gets teamed with icy blues and frosty blues. This month’s treasure hunting post features some lovely things in this gorgeous colour, with a … Continue reading

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Last posting dates!

Christmas really is just round the corner and my Etsy shop is full of lovely things, from dinosaurs and elephants to sew your very own felt decoration Christmas kits! My mini monsters are also the perfect size to pop in … Continue reading

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A felt tinsel kit for you!

I especially love making at this time of year and there are now 27 tutorials on my blog to inspire your very own handmade Christmas! One of my most popular festive makes has been my felt tinsel tutorial, so I … Continue reading

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Present in the Post – November’s Winner!

The Present in the Post for November was a length of my hand stitched miniature felt bunting. The cheery red flags will look just as lovely on your tree as they would draped along your mantelpiece. You can find miniature … Continue reading

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Post to make you smile

It’s nice to get something in the post that makes you smile. Perhaps a selection of handmade stickers with sweet messages would brighten your day a little? I love adding little extras to my orders to say a big thank … Continue reading

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Little Hands Make … crayon rubbings!

When the weather starts getting colder and there are fewer hours of daylight, its a great idea to have a few crafty projects that can keep your little ones occupied indoors! Crayon rubbings are brilliant because they allow your children … Continue reading

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Book Review : Fa la la la Felt

If you love the idea of a handmade Christmas and you love to work with felt, then Fa la la la Felt by Amanda Carestio is the perfect book for you! This fantastic festive book has 45 different decorations for … Continue reading

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Christmas School of Make!

A series of Christmas workshops for children will be starting at Make next Wednesday and I have thought up some lovely things for your little ones to make! We will be making pom pom baubles, felt Christmas trees, yarn wrapped … Continue reading

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Gather at Christmas – next week!

This is the perfect time of year to curl up in the evenings and start working on your handmade Christmas! As well as making presents I love adding to my collection of decorations each year. If you would like to … Continue reading

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