Category Archives: crafts

Making My Own Wool

Happy Mother’s Day! I hope all you mum’s are having a nice relaxing day. I thought I’d mark the day with a post about something me and my mum did recently – a spot of wool making. Enjoy. I’ve been … Continue reading

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Father’s Day DIY: Sofa Organiser

As it’s Father’s Day next weekend (or at least it is in the UK and America), I thought it would be a good time to show you the Christmas present I made for my dad, in case any of you … Continue reading

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Daytripping: Sheffield Craft Fair

Last Saturday, Fi and I (that’s Fi & Me but grammatically correct, ya know) took a little daytrip over to my old home of Sheffield to take part in the University Union’s spring craft fair. It was a quiet affair … Continue reading

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Treacle Market: October 2011

I live in a little town in the north of England called Macclesfield. It’s a post-industrial town whose biggest stock-in-trade was silk, so it’s full of old mills, plus it’s surrounded by the beautiful rolling hills of the High Peak. It’s also … Continue reading

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Halloween DIY: Spooky Cross Stitch Pattern

Happy Halloween weekend. I hope everyone’s having a fun time! We don’t really celebrate Halloween here in the UK with quite the same gusto as the Americans, which is a shame as I think any festivities revolving around so much candy … Continue reading

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