Monthly Archives: December 2013

Present in the Post – December’s Winner!

I have had a lovely few days off over Christmas, spending time with family, presenting them with handmade presents and eating fantastic food together! I hope you had a wonderful festive time as well and are excited to learn who … Continue reading

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Happy Christmas!

I am really looking forward to having a few days off over Christmas with my family. I’m excited about giving all the handmade presents I’ve made, eating some fantastic festive food and enjoying my last Christmas engaged to Matt before … Continue reading

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Make my Christmas – the present I received

Yesterday I showed you the apron and mini monster that I stitched for Make my Christmas and I promised that I would post a photo today of the beautiful gift that I received! My gift was carefully wrapped in tissue … Continue reading

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Make my Christmas – the present I made

In November I wrote a post called Make my Christmas, all about the handmade present swap at Make this year. It was a new take on a secret Santa, with a time limit of three hours and no restrictions on … Continue reading

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Little Hands Make … Felt Trees!

I love making new Christmas decorations every year and this tree made using a card base and felt leaves is the newest addition to my collection! I’ve made mine with felt leaves because it gives the tree great texture and … Continue reading

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Handmade present inspiration!

If you would like to make a few more handmade presents before Christmas arrives then take a peek at some of my tutorials! Maybe you would like to make a hot water bottle cover for your Grandma, a drawstring toy … Continue reading

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A secret handmade Christmas

I have put the last few stitches in my Make my Christmas present for the secret Santa at Make! I will show you in the New Year what I have made so I don’t spoil the surprise, for now here … Continue reading

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Present in the Post – December

This month’s Present in the Post is a lovely dusky pink mini monster! She is made from super soft wool felt, has a fabric tummy and button eyes. This little monster is the perfect new best friend for you or … Continue reading

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Yesterday at the Crafty Fox!

Yesterday, after a very early start and travelling by train and tube with boxes of handmade toys and Christmas kits, Matt and I arrived at The Crafty Fox Market in Brixton! I had a lovely busy day at the market, … Continue reading

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Little Hands Make … Patchwork Baubles!

Making handmade decorations is one of the nicest things to do this time of year and here is a simple way of transforming some baubles with a bit of help from your little ones. You can use up some lovely … Continue reading

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