I’m lucky to be involved in the local yarn bombing event in a local churchyard. I’d seen it last year and detailed it in this post. This year I decided to see if I could join in, and you can read who I got involved and drool over cream teas here. So what was I… Read More My yarn bombing journey – Part 2
As I’m typing this I’m very proud to say “I’m part of an art installation (Yarn Bomb!) in a local church yard.” I’d found out about it when I met up with the lovely Helen from Woolly Chic a good couple of months ago now! (The garden opening and the making for the yarn bomb have… Read More My yarn bombing journey – part 1
Today is that day that parents run for cover and try to hide on…. or they embrace it completely……. World Book Day…… oh go on then ….. If I must! Our school decided on a magical theme, Harry Potter and Winnie the Witch, but really anything magical… Queue Rosie the Unicorn I thought…. but no… Read More World Book Day
I seem to have blinked and now we are almost 2 weeks into the new year. I’d wanted to do a kind of round up post of the year, but somehow it just hasn’t happened. I’ve been super busy, doing DIY, crocheting and craft in the past couple of weeks. The chevron blanket went down… Read More How time flies
Sorry I haven’t been here for a while. I’ve been frantically busy crocheting and doing DIY in time for Christmas. I can finally share with you one of the projects I’ve been working on – A chevron blanket for my husband. It’s been one of those projects that’s been hidden away whenever he’s been home with… Read More A chevron blanket
How happy am I? Stupidly happy is the answer. My postman has just been, and along with the new Simply Crochet and Mollie Makes Magazines (could it get any better I hear you ask?), there was a parcel from Australia! Do you want to know whats in it? Well let me explain a little bit… Read More Parcel from the other side of the world!
I was very lucky to get a free ticket to the handmade fair courtesy of my friend Odd Bobbin. She’s into anything Vintage, sewing and basically anything arty! Off we went, after school drop off to Hampton Court Palace. We had a system with the shopping tents – around the outside, then up the middle… Read More The Handmade fair
I was going camping and needed some bunting. I know what your say….. “Who needs bunting on a tent?” Well I did. Luckily my friend had bought some of amazon, along with these lovely little twinkling fairy lights. Our tents looked seriously cool! So I digress, Bunting of the crochet variety was in order, which… Read More Triangle Bunting
I’m having one of those mornings when I thought I thought I was going to be super duper busy, and then it turns out I’m not! So I’m sat here reflecting on what I could or should be doing! The garden needs weeding, the grass needs mowing (but it’s too wet, we had amazing thunder… Read More There's so much more I want to make!!!