Just the card and present for my daughter. I took a leaf out of Sandra at Wild Daffodil’s book and decided to use the sample I had made while planning my Lost Garden blanket colours for the birthday card. Of course I tidied it up and sewed in the ends. And attached it to a… Read More A Crafted Birthday
A while ago for my daughter’s birthday I made a couple of cafetière cosies. Why two? Well they have two cafetières. I had promised a cosy years ago but my daughter had never told me the measurements so on a recent visit I surreptitiously measured them and brought the measurements home on a scrap of… Read More Something I couldn’t show you before!
I think I have probably spent most of my time this last month working on this project and with time ‘of the essence’, as they say, I have had to give up being a perfectionist and just do the best I could in the time. Originally I had just wanted to buy a boy (not… Read More A Birthday doll
Here it is. And here is my story! I discovered not long before Christmas that I needed another present and since the person in question didn’t like chocolate, which is always a good option, I thought I would make something. Remembering how quickly I was able to make a scarf in Super Chunky yarn that… Read More So Soft Scarf!
I can’t share with you what I have been doing these last couple of weeks because it’s a few small presents for the family. But this is as far as I have got with my wrapping of presents. I will show you what is in the small packages after Christmas. ***** ***** ***** ***** *****… Read More Shh…. It will soon be Christmas
This wasn’t the sort of commision that those of you that sell stuff get, no this was my daughter asking me if I could make some bunting for their friend/lodger, James, whose birthday was early in July. Since she asked me only a few days before I went to Criccieth, I decided that I would… Read More A special commision with extras