Evening Crafting!

Hi! So, after coming home from my lovely holiday, I’m still rather exhausted! I’ve got all these lovely ideas in my head for things I want to try after learning new techniques on holiday, but right now I have no energy at all for doing them! Instead, the last couple of days, I have done… Continue reading Evening Crafting!

Big Box Project 1 – Gingerbread Men!

Something a little different today! ¬†With my share of the money from the Christmas sales, I bought a box of assorted kits, beads and other items from my supplier in America who I got the Christmas ornament kits from. They’d offered me a big box of unspecified items from their sale, so I thought I’d… Continue reading Big Box Project 1 – Gingerbread Men!

Death by Chocolate

So, just to make something a bit different (yeah, right – me and chocolate is really something different!!), when invited for dinner at my crafty buddy Karen’s house I decided to make a yummy Death by Chocolate cake for pudding! So, here’s the recipe and some pictures along the way (nb Mine is a double-layered… Continue reading Death by Chocolate

Cosmetics Start With…. Face And Body Cream!

So, this month’s challenge is to learn how to make cosmetics and personal grooming products. To make things a bit easier (I couldn’t find anyone locally who could/would give my crafty buddies and I any lessons in this) we’re using kits for this, supplied by Aromantics (www.aromantics.co.uk) and The Soap Kitchen (www.thesoapkitchen.co.uk). This first item,… Continue reading Cosmetics Start With…. Face And Body Cream!