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Snap goes the pin cushion.....

Years ago I had a pincushion for my wrist…you know the awful cheap red plastic one with the tiny pincushion and the plastic wrist strap that digs into your skin?   419 more words


A love affair with my sewing machine (including my first wearable!)

Since attending the blogger meet up in Dewsbury, I have felt inspired to dust off my sewing machine and finish some projects that have been ongoing for quite some time now. 792 more words


I am getting that watched feeling.....

I am sitting on the bed stuffing Billy the teddy bears body, and when I glanced across, this little fella was keeping an eye on me… … 39 more words


Chick's Dig it Sign

My oldest daughter, Ella, made this for our baby chicks!

Made by my crafty 10 year old Ella!

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Upcycling... An old wool coat into a new ?

Upcycling is a little like restoring an old house as opposed to building a new one….it is sometimes quicker to start from scratch, but NEVER as satisfying as repurposing something that would otherwise go to ruin or be thrown out. 59 more words


Wild Grape Vine Craft

After my son cleared some brush behind our house I noticed all the wild grape vines we had.  I had him cut me a few vines and made this easy rustic wreath. 59 more words

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