Patterns, Sewing

The number of rabbits hopping out of my craft pile is rapidly multiplying….next up a rabbit tie corner basket!

I received some gorgeous Peter Rabbit fabric from The Craft Cotton Company and knew I wanted to do something that featured rabbit ears and would be good for storing things at Easter. With this in mind I came up with an idea for a tie corner basket which would be great for keeping all those… Continue reading The number of rabbits hopping out of my craft pile is rapidly multiplying….next up a rabbit tie corner basket!

Craft, Patterns, Sewing

Happily hopping out of the sewing pile are some rather cute Easter Rabbits

I wasn't too sure whether I would have enough time to get all the Easter makes I wanted made in time this year, but despite my initial worries I am slowly starting to make some progress on my 'to do' list so hopefully I will get most of them completed in time - the rest… Continue reading Happily hopping out of the sewing pile are some rather cute Easter Rabbits

Crochet, Patterns

Getting ready for Easter with some crochet Mini chick storage baskets

Easter is rapidly approaching and I still seem to have a ton of makes I was wanting to finish in time but don’t think I will get them all done - really need to stop starting so many projects! First completed is a mini chick storage basket, this is much smaller than my previous baskets… Continue reading Getting ready for Easter with some crochet Mini chick storage baskets

Crochet, Patterns

Squeezing in another love themed make with a crochet heart bookmark

February’s been full of love themed makes here and there’s one final one that I completely forgot to share - I got a little sidetracked with some other makes! This cute little bookmark is perfect for adding with a book as a gift and can be made in any colour combinations - I’ve got a… Continue reading Squeezing in another love themed make with a crochet heart bookmark

Christmas, Crochet, Patterns

Not long left to go now, time for some final Christmas crochet makes to happen

This month is zooming by but there is still time to squeeze in a couple more Christmas themed makes! This cute reindeer coaster was great fun to make and the pattern is available now for my Patron subscribers this month. Ive got another Christmas themed coaster in the works too and the pattern should be… Continue reading Not long left to go now, time for some final Christmas crochet makes to happen

Christmas, Crochet, Patterns

Finally finished and hastily making their way out the crochet pile are some Christmas Gnomes!

I have been wanting to make a Christmas gnome for the last few years, but with all the other makes I have had on I just haven't had a chance, this year I decided it was time to get one made so put it at the top of my makes list. It has been a… Continue reading Finally finished and hastily making their way out the crochet pile are some Christmas Gnomes!

Patchwork, Sewing

Time for the Christmas makes to start….first out a patchwork tree cushion

I received some lovely Christmassy fabric from the Snowy Woodland range by The Craft Cotton Company and after laying out all the different patterns the an idea of a Christmas tree cushion came to mind. I initially thought of doing some appliqué trees but then thought a patchwork tree cushion would be something a little… Continue reading Time for the Christmas makes to start….first out a patchwork tree cushion

Patterns, Sewing

Following the crocodile – swimming in is a shark pencil roll

Whilst making my crocodile pencil roll I also had the idea to make a shark themed one as well, and luckily I had the perfect fabric in my stash to make it with. I have a feeling a few more of these may appear in the future! Fabric is by The Craft Cotton Company. Pattern… Continue reading Following the crocodile – swimming in is a shark pencil roll

Crochet, Patterns

Crochet fox book buddy

After making my Yoda book buddy I wanted to try something similar but with a slightly different approach, rather than creating a square from rows I decided to use a granny square as the basis for the square. I decided to do a slightly different square pattern from the traditional granny square and changed colour… Continue reading Crochet fox book buddy

Christmas, Patterns, Sewing

Christmas tree bunting

While making some fabric Christmas tree decorations recently (after a ridiculously long break from the previous Christmas tree makes) I suddenly realised that the smaller tree decorations would be perfect to make some bunting with. So with that in mind I got making a few extra Christmas trees so I could attach them to some… Continue reading Christmas tree bunting