Category Archives: Crafts

Flowers

Rob is getting worried, in fact he said so the other day ‘I’m getting worried’ he said. All because I’ve decided that I’d like to make some flowers. I’m not a fussy, frilly, flowery person so he is understandably a … Continue reading

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Being Creative – Dessert

After I joined the Being Creative group I realised that that meant I had to do something about it! The subject for April is dessert. Yum, this opened up lots of possibilities, most of which would probably have been eaten before they … Continue reading

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What I’ve been making recently

So, I thought maybe you’d like to see what I’ve been making recently. Apart from the bags below I’ve also made some little crochet bits but that’s for another time. I made this out of some linen/cotton mix curtains from … Continue reading

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Amy Butler Origami Bag

Note to self: must not post photos of all new Amy Butler bags I make, must not, must not, must not …… but that’s from tomorrow (maybe). So here’s the large Origami bag I made from the Style Stitches book.   … Continue reading

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Amy Butler’s Style Stitches

So, I finally received my Amy Butler’s Style Stitches a couple of days ago.  I ordered it from  Amazon a while ago but it was out of stock for ages and I eventually found it at The Book Depository which is … Continue reading

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Doggy bag!

  On a recent trip to the UK I bought some of this doggy fabric.  It’s 100% cotton and called ‘Man’s Best Friend’ by Prestigious Textiles.  Here in France people do put their little pooches in bags and carry them around.  … Continue reading

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Birthday Bag

I made this bag for Mum’s birthday – hope she doesn’t see it here first! I made some strawberries to hang off one of the handles. I made a bird too – a kind of Strawberry Thief theme but it … Continue reading

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