Welcome!

Welcome to Handmade by the Crippled Crafter! This site is currently being redesigned and updated, so you may find some links don’t work and content changes regularly. Please bear with me, it’s almost finished! The menu on your left will help you navigate to those areas of the site you require. There is a page… Continue reading Welcome!

Dancing Gloves – Left & Right!

Hi everyone! So, I’ve been run off my feet getting my wheelchair dancing classes up and running , which has meant everything else has kind of fallen by the wayside. Now that they’re started (every Tuesday evening, if anyone’s interested!), I’m trying to catch up on everything else! The project I want to share with… Continue reading Dancing Gloves – Left & Right!

How To Sew With Beeswax

Originally posted on Did You Make That?:
When I first started sewing, I remember being bemused by beeswax. No, scratch that and rewind. Specifically, I remember being bemused by the knots that would appear in my thread whenever I tried hand sewing. So I did some research, and learnt that beeswax would help. I just didn’t…

Happy New Year & A Warm Welcome Back!!

Hi everyone! Welcome to a new year and a new start! I hope 2015 sees you all well, and that it’ll be a good one for you and yours. Apologies that the end of last year was such a washout on this blog. Between internet access issues, craft fairs, and sheer lack of time, unfortunately… Continue reading Happy New Year & A Warm Welcome Back!!

Update – problems, problems, drive me mad!!

Hi all! Just a quick post to apologise for the long silence and let you all know I’m still alive! Unfortunately I’m having connection issues at home, so can’t really post at the moment, but am drafting in the meantime and will be back as soon as possible! Keep well! Love Donna x

Crafty Holiday 2014: Day 11 – Archery, Sunbathing & Packing

Hi All! As my App didn’t want to work while I was on hols (& I spent ages writing the posts up too!!) thought I’d post them now I’m home. Will post one or two a day for the next week or two, giving me time to recover!! Anyway, enjoy, and talk soon! Donna x… Continue reading Crafty Holiday 2014: Day 11 – Archery, Sunbathing & Packing

Crafty Holiday 2014: Day 12 – Home James!!

Hi All! As my App didn’t want to work while I was on hols (& I spent ages writing the posts up too!!) thought I’d post them now I’m home. Will post one or two a day for the next week or two, giving me time to recover!! Anyway, enjoy, and talk soon! Donna x… Continue reading Crafty Holiday 2014: Day 12 – Home James!!