More Fireworks!

Hi Again!! You’ve seen the Emerald Green Firework Bracelet Necklace and Bracelet I made. Well, now I’ve made a Midnight Black Necklace too, and the bracelet is in the works (will add the pics when it’s finished!). It’s made the same way as the other, but the materials used for the necklace are: 20 x… Continue reading More Fireworks!

An Explosive Necklace!

Hello Again!! Do you remember the Emerald Fireworks Bracelet I made not long ago? Well, I’ve now made a matching necklace to go with it. It’s also a kit from The Bead Shop, Manchester, designed by Janine McGinnies. Here’s the tutorial: Emerald Fireworks Necklace (Designed by Janine McGinnies) Materials Needed: 20 x 6mm Emerald Swarovski… Continue reading An Explosive Necklace!

Snickerdoodles…Yum!

Hello again! My next project was to make some Snickerdoodles or cinnamon biscuits. I’d heard about them for years in American programmes and wondered what they were, so when I saw a recipe in a magazine for them, I thought I’d give them a go. And the result? They’re lovely! So, here’s the recipe for… Continue reading Snickerdoodles…Yum!

Yoga Mat Holder With Yoga Material

Hi Again! I’ve spent the last few days working on a project for my mum. She goes to yoga classes every week, and her mat holder was falling apart. So, she asked me if I could make her a replacement one, which would also give me a chance to try out my sewing skills, including… Continue reading Yoga Mat Holder With Yoga Material

Time Flies… And Cross Stitch Develops!

Hi! Apologies for such a long gap. I’ve been through another rough patch so trying to catch up with my blog’s hard work at the moment. I’m back now though, so hopefully you’ll get more posts now!! I haven’t completely wasted my time whilst I’ve been gone, however – I’ve been making little cross-stitch pieces… Continue reading Time Flies… And Cross Stitch Develops!

Craft Holiday Day 11 – Amazing Progress!

Hi! Day 11 of my lovely holiday at the Manor House Hotel for 12 blissful days of crafting, and my last full day – boo hoo!! Plenty of time for playing with Yaris, as well as lovely food! Had a late breakfast then, after a quick play session to burn off the worst of the… Continue reading Craft Holiday Day 11 – Amazing Progress!

Craft Holiday Day 10 – From Bollywood to China

Hi! Day 10 of my lovely holiday at the Manor House Hotel for 12 blissful days of crafting! Plenty of time for playing with Yaris, as well as lovely food! So sad as realistically it is my penultimate day today – although I have Friday morning here, I am travelling home on Friday, so it… Continue reading Craft Holiday Day 10 – From Bollywood to China