Pretty New Fabrics From a Hidden Treasure!

Hi! On the way home from the hospital a couple of weeks ago I discovered a hidden treasure in The Barn Courtyard off the¬†High Street in¬†Wendover, Buckinghamshire – a little shop called Fabric HQ that is filled to the brim with the most beautiful fabrics and other sewing bits and bobs . It’s in a… Continue reading Pretty New Fabrics From a Hidden Treasure!

Crafting Holiday 2013 – Day 2 – Patching Candles!

Hi! Day 2 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! Today, however, I also did 2 workshops – patchwork this morning, and candle making this afternoon. I’ve always wanted to have a go at patchwork,… Continue reading Crafting Holiday 2013 – Day 2 – Patching Candles!

Sparkly Present & A Friendly One Too!

So, card number three in the iris folding project was a gift box, and I made it using sparkly paper (getting really addicted to shiny and sparkly at the moment!!), using more of the pink and blue I cut up for the last project. The method is again the same as that used for the… Continue reading Sparkly Present & A Friendly One Too!