Tag Archives: festive

Paint chart trees!

I do love making my own Christmas cards and when I stumbled across this idea on Pinterest, I absolutely had to give it a go. It was really simple and quick to do one evening, after Sprout was in bed … Continue reading

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Treasure Hunting for Festive Greys

I love grey and I think it looks particularly beautiful at this time of year when it gets teamed with icy blues and frosty blues. This month’s treasure hunting post features some lovely things in this gorgeous colour, with a … Continue reading

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Present in the Post – November’s Winner!

The Present in the Post for November was a length of my hand stitched miniature felt bunting. The cheery red flags will look just as lovely on your tree as they would draped along your mantelpiece. You can find miniature … Continue reading

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Aiming High at Christmas!

Last night I ran a workshop at one of my favourite creative spaces in Portsmouth, Aspex Gallery. It was for parents of children with SEN and autism, so that they could have a couple of hours to themselves, to be … Continue reading

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Gather – a festive evening!

Seventeen lovely ladies came along to Gather last night and felt Christmas decorations were made whilst sipping mulled wine from teacups and enjoying some very tasty mince pies. It was a very cosy evening at Teatray and what a lovely … Continue reading

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A first December

When my niece was born earlier this year I stitched a quilt to welcome her into the world and to keep her cosy for years to come. I firmly believe that the best way to celebrate milestones is with a … Continue reading

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Rag Rugs & Wreaths at Making Space

Yesterday it was pouring with rain all day, but I was very happily stowed away at Making Space, teaching the cosy winter crafts of latch hook rag rugs in the morning and rag wreaths in the afternoon. Nine lovely ladies … Continue reading

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A Homemade Christmas

If a homemade Christmas is your plan, then one of my felt Christmas decoration kits is the perfect place to start. There are four different designs, each box is filled with all the materials you need, instructions and a reusable … Continue reading

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Present in the Post – November

Present in the post is the subscriber giveaway that I run each and every month to say a huge thank you to all you lovely people who read my blog! I am feeling very festive now, because the Christmas section … Continue reading

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