Category Archives: Crafts

My Oldest UFO

Is now finished. Every stitch of this patchwork bedspread was hand sewn by me. I am so pleased to have finished it. It has taken more than twenty years to complete. Take a good look. I will never be making … Continue reading

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Sewing Progress

I had a post all planned for you yesterday. I was going to tell you all about the dress I had made, and how as I had made one before from the same pattern, the second one was easier, and … Continue reading

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Florence Tapestry

It’s been a bit of an odd week, but at least I got this finished: So, thank you to the woman who bought it, started it, then freecycled it. It was going to be a cushion cover, but it’s just … Continue reading

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Tick, Tick

With the clock ticking on my year long craft finishing project, I decided to get a quick one ticked off. Meet our elf. He doesn’t have a name yet. We’re going to sleep on it. The current favourite is Alf. … Continue reading

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Sewing Circle

My craft buddies came for a visit today, laden with an exciting basket filled with fabric and templates. What a lovely surprise! I was expecting to have coffee, lunch, and perhaps some other baked goodies, but something new to make … Continue reading

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Hip Hip Hooray!

For the second time, Finished! And this time, it fits. I did discover another UFO lurking in the cupboard. It wasn’t on my list at the start of the year as I had completely forgotten about it. It was finished … Continue reading

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A Shameless Plug for my Mother in Law

My mother in law has a new hobby. She has always done various crafts, but has recently discovered the joys of felting. Together with my sister in law, she has been creating a range of gorgeous felted hearts. Now she … Continue reading

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