Monthly Archives: April 2015

Yarn Shop Day at Make & The Craft Kitchen

To celebrate Yarn Shop Day 2015, Nicky at Make & The Craft Kitchen plans to make a big display of knitted and crocheted flowers in the shop. I volunteered to help out, so at Slice of Make last week she … Continue reading

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A great big elephant sale!

In February I held a great big dinosaur sale on Instagram and it was so brilliant that I’m going to do the same with my plush elephants! There will be eight different elephants, made from fleece, with hand stitched felt … Continue reading

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My square for the Trafalgar sail

I have finished stitching my square for the Community Trafalgar Sail project! I used the colours that remind me of the Victory and stitched an outline of Portsea island, with little clusters of stitches inside in seed stitch. Make is one … Continue reading

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Tea tip : Adding tassels to a scarf

This tea tip (learn something new and useful in the time it takes to make and drink your cup of tea!) will show you how to attach tassels onto a scarf. Sometimes a handmade scarf needs that little something extra … Continue reading

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Flowers for my quilt

Sometimes I buy an item of clothing because I love the pattern and I know that one day it will make it into my heirloom quilt! This skirt was one such purchase and it has now been chopped up and … Continue reading

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The long projects

I have quite a few projects in progress which I think of as my long projects. Many of them were started years ago and I knew that they would take me a while to complete. I love working on things … Continue reading

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Treasure Hunting for a Baby Shower!

I am excitedly organising a baby shower and this Etsy treasury contains some beautiful things that are inspiring my preparations! All these images are featured with the kind permission of the wonderful people who have made or are selling these … Continue reading

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