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#Blogboost 29 – Pretty patterns

I’ve decided that my time might be more productive if I do tasks in bulk, so I spent a good day just cutting out patterns from my stack of fabric which was also more economical with the fabric as I could get as many patterns out as possible but also highlights which colours I’m running… Read more »

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#Blogboost 28 – Hop Hat

The sun was shining yesterday which made me think of spring and the bunnies hopping around the fields so I decided it was time to use one of the patterns I got from Tie Dye Diva on Etsy to make this cute bunny hat. It is the first of a range of novelty hats that has… Read more »

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Sketchbook Project on a roll

Well, our start to married life is stressful at the moment to say the least but without the pressure of having to make and create every spare moment my creativeness has actually increased. The problem now being that I have so many ideas in my head that I don’t have time to attempt them all,… Read more »

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Folksy Friday – home from home

A quick Folksy Friday from me today as things are manic at work and stressful in general at the moment. I’m looking forward to going home after work tonight and having a relaxed and fun weekend as my mother in law is visiting and there are some creative plans in the pipeline. Married life is… Read more »

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Escaping through creativity

I am truly lost for words over the unbelievable and incredulous acts of the idiots (luckily the minority) in London and all over the UK over the past few nights. I can’t even begin to comprehend these imbeciles who think that destroying others lives makes anything better, but it is reassuring to know that there… Read more »

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Bunting overload…

To most people deciding to make 50m of bunting 5 weeks before our handmade wedding would be over-ambitious but this thought did not cross my mind until about 20m in! Here’s how my bunting journey began… I can’t resist fabric shopping and now I’ve found a couple of fab websites  I can do it from… Read more »

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Sketchbook Project out of the starting blocks!

After ordering my sketchbook for the sketchbook project 2012 early this time I could not let it sit on my desk and taunt me any longer! With just over 5 weeks left until our big day every spare second has been dedicated to creative wedding, and the bank holiday weekend was no exception. So when… Read more »

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Sewing to destress…

I’ve found that since breaking my hip I’ve been struggling to find a way to destress that isn’t volleyball, tennis or exercise that my hip won’t allow anymore… until I got a sewing machine last year for my birthday! Now whenever I am stressed, grumpy or just in need of cheering up I search my… Read more »