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Stormy Weather Crafting

As Storm Katie blew across the country bringing a wet and windy Easter holiday, staying in and crafting seemed like a really good idea.   So, I plugged in my sewing machine, unpacked a craft kit that I received as a gift a little while ago (from a friend called Kate, would you believe?) and got Read More


Spring Cleaning Time

The sun has been shining for three whole days and the daffodils are out so it must be Spring. Time, then to get a bit of spring cleaning done in the craft room, take stock and reorganise for the new season. Typically, I have started by adding items instead of removing anything but it’s all Read More

Christmas Online 2017

Crafty Crushes

We’ve all watched or followed them, those inspirational and talented people who attract our crafty admiration or outright envy. From the high profile artists and crafters with their own companies and product lines to the selfless part-time crafters, bloggers and YouTube producers, all sharing their skills and expertise for free so that the rest of us can Read More

Christmas Online 2017

The beginning

Here I am, new blog set up and ready to go – tick! Now I need to get on, otherwise, to quote Neil Gaiman, “days and weeks can blow away like dead leaves, with nothing to show but time you spent not quite ever doing things, or time you spent waiting to begin.” So, I Read More