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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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A handmade star garland

I have some brilliant creative friends! My friend Michelle has recently taught herself to crochet and is making all sorts of lovely things. For my birthday she made me a star garland, which is now hanging pride of place across … Continue reading

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My Atelier Stella planter!

A couple of weeks ago I discovered some amazing planters by Atelier Stella. They are all handmade, unique and have little smiling faces! They went firmly onto my wish list for the future so I was stunned when I opened … Continue reading

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My Peruvian birthday socks!

My friends Michelle and Andy recently went travelling and one of the places they stopped was Peru. They found a lady knitting socks with alpaca wool and got me a pair for my birthday! They are so so soft and … Continue reading

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A prickly pincushion!

Last year, when I opened my copy of Mollie Makes and saw that in Issue 10, Felt Mistress had designed patterns for cactus pincushions I was thrilled! I have been waiting to make one for ages and when I rediscovered … Continue reading

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