Monthly Archives: December 2014

Happy Christmas!

I would like to wish you a very happy Christmas! I am taking a little break and will be back with you in the New Year, when I will be sharing lots more tutorials and inspiration for new projects. Happy Christmas and I … Continue reading

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Pretty Patches

Turn to page forty six of the latest issue of Pretty Patches magazine and you will find a three page feature all about my heirloom hexagon quilt! I was so pleased that the lovely Lindsey who interviewed me entitled the … Continue reading

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Make & The Craft Kitchen’s Christmas Party!

Last Thursday night I learnt three new skills, enjoyed fantastic food and mulled wine and spent time with some of my very favourite creative people at the Make & The Craft Kitchen’s Christmas party! When we arrived we were all … Continue reading

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All wrapped up : Felt star garland

So far this week I have wrapped up my presents in knitted ribbon and felt tinsel! Today I am going to use felt again, but this time I am going to use my sewing machine too! Simply pick your favourite … Continue reading

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All wrapped up : Felt tinsel

Yesterday I knitted some ribbon and added a big button, my second post this week uses small pieces of felt to decorate your presents!  I have made felt tinsel for all sorts of occasions and celebrations and it looks particularly lovely in … Continue reading

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All wrapped up : Knitted ribbon

A beautifully wrapped present is such a lovely thing! Over the next few days I’m going to share three of my favourite, thrifty ways to make your presents look even more special. I normally use brown paper for all my … Continue reading

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My festive mantelpiece : Day Seven

This is the last day of my festive mantelpiece posts! I decided it was looking a bit bare at the front, so I added a sweet message using my wooden blocks. Thank you so much for reading along this week, if … Continue reading

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My festive mantelpiece : Day Six

Today I have added a wooden horse from Krakow, a penguin from The Fox in the Attic and some pine cone trees! You can make your very own mini Christmas trees from pine cones with my tutorial, which you will … Continue reading

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My festive mantelpiece : Day Five

Today I added some more Christmas decorations to my festive mantelpiece, perching on top of cotton reels. I also added a little collection of trees, which grows every year! The chunky wooden tree was a present from my sister, who … Continue reading

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My festive mantelpiece : Day Four

Last night I spent a lovely hour unwrapping my box of Christmas decorations. I’m so lucky to have a beautiful collection of ornaments that I have been given by my family and friends. I’ve chosen my favourites to go on … Continue reading

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