Sewing

Button overload with the christmas presents makes this year! Just a few button cushions….

Each year I tend to follow a theme for my Christmas present makes, from crochet coasters, embroidered cushions and patchwork quilts This year after realising I could no longer ignore the bursting state of my button box I decided to tackle the issue by making some button themed cushion covers for christmas gifts.   the only… Continue reading Button overload with the christmas presents makes this year! Just a few button cushions….

Crochet

Bringing in some magic this Christmas is a very majestic Crochet unicorn 

I thought I was pretty much on top of all the Christmas makes I have left this year, that is until I saw a unicorn uploaded by Toft on Instagram and I suddenly realised I had overlooked a make on my list - a unicorn for a friends little girl.  Sheer panic started to develop… Continue reading Bringing in some magic this Christmas is a very majestic Crochet unicorn 

Crochet

I have a feeling my colour choice may have altered the final appearance of what was meant to be a cute crochet unicorn…..I think I have inadvertently created a unicorn pig!

I saw this pattern in Simply Crochet magazine issue 18.  This was quite a while ago and as a result it has been on my to do list for a long time - too long! Unfortunately I have had too many other makes that have sneaked ahead of it, but not anymore, now it is… Continue reading I have a feeling my colour choice may have altered the final appearance of what was meant to be a cute crochet unicorn…..I think I have inadvertently created a unicorn pig!

Animals · Card making · Craft · Docrafts · Flowers

Flying gracefully into the made box are some pink and pretty butterfly cards

In the July 2014 docrafts goody bag as well as the botanicals range I used previously were also some other items from the docrafts Papermania Capsule collection wild rose and Tilly Daydream range. From these I used;- Capsule Collection 12"x12" paper pack in wild rose - Capsule Collection big bloomers in wild rose- Capsule Collection polka dot… Continue reading Flying gracefully into the made box are some pink and pretty butterfly cards