Only 8+ months late, but I finally made curtains for the baby’s room. Yes they are a bit too short and there are quite a few mistakes, but at least they’re made and up. He still woke up at 5.30am (we had curtains before but not black-out ones) but he went more quickly back to […]
This is my first go at Folksy Friday and in honour of the beautiful day we had today I’ve chosen a few sunshine-themed handmade items: Click on the photos to view their other lovely items. Here’s to more sunshine.
So my mice skittles and kitty ball seem to have been a big success. Here’s my nephew Jude playing with his kitty ball Apparently the ball was a hit because he really likes balls right now. I seem to remember one of our other nephews Toby going through a ball phase. Too bad I hadn’t […]
I was attempting to make a stripey elephant for my friend’s new baby girl. Halfway in I realised I was attempting a bit more than I could handle in the time that I had and I had obviously picked the wrong kind of fabric. So the elephant went into the pile of half finished projects […]
Happy New Year! Well I’m nowhere near finished making Christmas presents, whoops, but I have done a few that I’m pretty happy with that are now up on my Etsy site as new products. I’ve discovered that sewing machines are not for fabric alone but they’re (or at least mine) very tempermental machines. So although […]