Monthly Archives: October 2014

My growing blanket!

My scrappy blanket is steadily growing! I love deciding which little ball of wool to use for the next stripe. It was getting a bit heavy and it was hard to see how wide it would be, so my friend … Continue reading

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Sisters Guild, Frome

Whilst visiting Frome recently I discovered lots of great independent shops and galleries. My favourite shop was called Sisters Guild, on Catherine Hill. It had an enticing window display and once inside I found a wonderful selection of toys, clothes and decor. … Continue reading

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Cosy crafting workshops!

It’s the perfect time of year to be planning craft projects to make your home lovely and cosy! Rugs rugs and patchwork quilts are the perfect projects to bring a bit of warmth and comfort and I am teaching two classes … Continue reading

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Catherine Hill, Frome

We recently spent the weekend with my parents in Somerset and they suggested heading to Frome for the day. It’s a lovely little town, full of independent shops, great places to eat, artists studios and a brilliant indoor farmers market. We … Continue reading

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The Make blanket

I’ve been working on some super secret projects recently and I can finally share one of them with you! Make hosts Slice of Make every Wednesday night, which is a crafty social evening. I’ve made some fantastic friends there and … Continue reading

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Make & The Craft Kitchen – the launch night!

I spent a wonderful weekend with Matt and my parents in Somerset, but before leaving Portsmouth on Friday night we simply had to go to the launch night for Make & The Craft Kitchen! Make has now moved from Albert … Continue reading

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My Mum’s dress

My Mum wore this beautiful Laura Ashley dress to my christening, nearly thirty years ago! I tried it on recently and it fits me perfectly. Although I love the fabric I’m going to make a few alterations to make it just … Continue reading

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Little Hands Make … Mini Weaves!

Weaving with your little ones can provide hours of entertainment! This tutorial will show you a really simple way of weaving that uses up your little scraps of ribbon and wool at the same time. To get started you will need … Continue reading

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Knitting with Lemonade Yarns!

I’ve been busy working on some new face cloth patterns, which will be available as instant digital downloads from my Etsy shop soon. I’m very lucky to be knitting my samples using some very lovely wool from Lemonade Yarns! I … Continue reading

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