Enjoy a cuppa

I can now blog about a Christmas gift I made. This little pin inspired me to make a tea pot holder. I love how these rectangular folded ironed pieces create a Somerset Star. I had bought this gorgeous linen material during a holiday in Taiwan. It has little lemons and oranges. So I chose a […]

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mortar and snow

I’d made a handful of gingerbread houses a few years back but remembered it as hard stressful work. Nice results but rolling the dough was tiring and stressful because you weren’t sure if your construction efforts were going to ‘hold’. Well when I saw these on Pinterest and I was determined to give them a […]

simple can be stylish

My best friend and her gorgeous daughter [who happens to be our Goddaughter] celebrate birthdays within 2 weeks of each other. So to complete their gifts I made these cards. I used fundamentals accents. The accents are self adhesive foiled and layered chipboard accents. They are simple in design but look stylish don’t you think?

grano markets

Sunday just gone my mum and I took part in the ‘grano markets’. We took our owls, my cards, photo albums and softies/felties and set up our stall. I made bunting and signage from vintage book pages. We displayed our wares in wine boxes filled with corks and my dad who has been taking fruit […]