Love is in the air this week – at least if you visit the shops. Two of the three of us in our house are not huge fans of Valentine’s Day and, in fact, don’t celebrate at all (Mark likes to say we show our love all year round). Freya, on the other hand, is … Continue reading Easy Crafts: Simple Valentine’s Day Love Bug Garland.
When I told my mum about the new book I received for Christmas, Making Luna Lapin by Sarah Peel, I could almost hear her tapping away on her iPad researching six week cruises to far away places without phone reception - possibly with good reason. It’s been a while since I had the urge to … Continue reading A Return To Sewing: Attempting to Make Luna Lapin.
Every year as we get the Christmas decorations down from the loft, there is added excitement as we unpack and get to see all the things we have made (and forgotten) since Freya was old enough to craft (so birth). The peg advent calendar is still one of my favourtite things we have ever made … Continue reading My Weekend Photo – Featuring Homemade Christmas Decorations.
Clinging on to autumn? Me? Oh ok, you’re right. I feel a bit like the final leaf desperately holding on to the branch of an otherwise bare tree but the last couple of weeks have been peak autumn in Norwich and I have loved all the colours - and don’t really want it to end. … Continue reading Fun With Leaves – Making A Bowl (Plus Links To Other Crafts).