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Well it’s been frantic! But I just wanted to wish you all a very Merry Christmas and Best Wishes for 2012. A big thank-you to: all the people who have purchased my textile… Continue reading

‘Sew’ Pretty and ‘Sew’ Talented

The revival and interest in crafts over the last few years is great. It’s such a pleasure to see so many people creating and designing such a wonderful array of handcrafted items. Over… Continue reading

Folksy Friday – Button mania!

I was rummaging through my button box recently whilst talking to a friend and was suddenly aware of her laughter. Puzzled at what was so funny I asked her what the source of… Continue reading

Ashburton – a shopper’s paradise

Well I can’t believe that my holiday is  over and it’s fast becoming a distant memory! My holiday to Devon was wonderful and although I have taken holidays there before it was great… Continue reading

Folksy Friday- ‘Holiday, it will be so nice!’

It’s that time of year when the kids are on the verge of breaking up for the Summer and everyone is looking forward to their holidays. Like millions of others, my family enjoy… Continue reading

Arts and Crafts Fair at Lincoln

After frantic preparation, worrying that I might not have enough items created, then being allocated a round table for display when I thought it was rectangular meaning last minute changes,( which incidentally turned… Continue reading

Folksy Friday – ‘Home Baking’

I’ve always enjoyed cooking but baking in particular is very rewarding, well most of the time anyway I have had my fair share of disasters too! My teacher at school always told me… Continue reading

Garden Inspiration for Textile Creations

Well, I suppose it all started last year when my family decided that perhaps it would be a bit of fun to try to grow some of our own vegetables. At first, my… Continue reading

Beautiful Handcrafted Textiles for Easter

Super Cute Egg Cosies         I know I’ve featured egg cosies previously, but they really are cute and with Easter coming up I thought the new designs deserved a look.… Continue reading

Beautiful Handcrafted Gifts For Mother’s Day

Well it’s that time when you need something special to say a big thank-you to a very important person in your life – your Mum on Mother’s Day. These beautifully hand embroidered lavender… Continue reading