Monthly Archives: May 2015

Cute Crochet Baby Shoes.

Just dropping by to say hello and to share with you what I was working on yesterday. I made these little girls baby shoes. They turned out so cute. I made them using a 4mm hook and dk wool. I have … Continue reading

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Good Night, Sweet Dreams!

How cute is this?  I was browsing through my albums when  I came across this photo and just wanted to share. As you can see, it’s a picture of two wee teddies all tucked in for the night. They are  watching TV, I have lost count … Continue reading

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Fancy a cup of tea?

Just love my wee tea pot, it sits on my mantle piece over the stove in my kitchen. It had seen better days so I put it in the bin.  The following day I had this idea to try painting … Continue reading

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Hand Painted Bedside Locker

This is a bedside locker I hand painted, I love roses and add them to most everything I paint.  After painting and before sealing I gave it a slight distressing.  I just love the shabby chic- vintage-cottage style, I think it has so much charm … Continue reading

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Beautiful Baby Booties

I made these little baby shoes quite a while ago but glad now that I took a picture of them. They turned out so cute. I have made quite a few to give away as gifts. they are so comfy … Continue reading

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Doll’s Patchwork Blanket

I always keep the small scraps of fabric left over from sewing projects. I put them to good use and made this little doll’s blanket. I joined the fabric squares together to make strips then joined the strips together. Then I quilted … Continue reading

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Old work boots get a new lease of life.

I have finally taken the plunge and started a blog, this is going to be fun, I have so much to learn, but here goes. A little about me, my hobbies include sewing, crochet, hand painting and upcycling. Following is … Continue reading

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Hello

I love reading blogs and I am so grateful for the generosity of other bloggers sharing their ideas and thoughts. I  decided it was time to have my own as a way of sharing what I love to do. I hope to … Continue reading

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