Category Archives: Everyday making

My scrappy blanket is finished!

My scrappy blanket is finally finished! This has been one of my long projects, that I’ve added a few stripes to when another project has been finished and left me with a small amount of yarn. It’s the perfect size … Continue reading

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Rosie’s Quilt

My lovely friends Jo and Ed celebrated the arrival of beautiful Rosie in November! I made her a patchwork quilt for Christmas and here she is enjoying the bright colours and elephant prints. I’m working on a quilt for our … Continue reading

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Bump’s first Christmas!

I’ve been rather quiet on my blog of late, due to the fact that we are expecting our first baby in March! I hope to be writing posts soon to share with you all the things I’ve been making in … Continue reading

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My sprouting pencil!

When we visited Kew Gardens I found the most wonderful thing in their gift shop, a sprouting pencil! It’s a normal pencil, with a little plastic pod on the end which contains seeds to grow a lovely plant. I picked … Continue reading

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Tahlia’s quilt

The latest baby is my life is beautiful little Tahlia! I recently made her a quilt, which you can see her modelling in the photos below. She only lives a couple of streets away so lots more baby cuddles coming … Continue reading

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A colour update

A few weeks ago a lovely lady called Tiffany got in touch. In 2013 she commissioned me to make a length of bunting for her son’s nursery. Her family recently had the horrible misfortune to lose their home and all … Continue reading

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The Boutique Haberdashery, Fareham

I visited a shop recently that has been on my list to visit for ages! The Boutique Haberdashery in Fareham, which can be found at 162b West Street, is an absolute gem of a shop. It is packed full of … Continue reading

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Bella’s Birthday Cape!

I love making something handmade each year for my niece Bella’s birthday. The choice of what to make her this year for her fourth birthday was very easy as she requested I make her a cape! More specifically she had … Continue reading

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The Sculpture Park, Farnham

On the second day of my birthday mini break, we paid a visit to The Sculpture Park in Farnham. We are always looking out for new sculpture gardens to visit, after discovering Broomhill four years ago.  It was well worth the … Continue reading

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Kew Gardens

For years I have wanted to visit Kew Gardens, so when we decided to go away for a couple of days for my birthday, this was top of my list. Even though it rained and sometimes poured, we had a … Continue reading

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