Author Archives: bernadettesvintagerose

Happy New Year, I’m back!

Hi everyone, happy new year to all and hope you have a great 2016. It has been ages since I last posted. Life happens… other things took up a lot of my time. It’s sort of strange trying to  get … Continue reading

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Meet Mary Jane ! The Little Crochet Bunny

Just popping by to share with you what I have been up to recently. I just finished up this wee bunny rabbit this morning. I named her Mary Jane because I love her Mary Jane shoes and also because it really suits … Continue reading

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Creative Crochet

Hello again to all my blogging friends and readers. It’s hard to believe its over a month since I last posted. When I started this blog, my intentions were to write two posts per week, but life happens! Between one thing or another I … Continue reading

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Colourful Crochet Cushions

I just love the way these cushions turned out, they are so bright and colourful. As I was saying recently I was doing a bit of clearing out. Whilst cleaning out my dresser I came across my bowl of yarn … Continue reading

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Baby Gift Set

Today I am going through some of my pictures, I have so many that need to be organised. I came across this pic of  a little girls crochet set. I made this as a gift last summer. I can’t remember … Continue reading

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Making Memories!

I am so happy I got my two cushions finished over the weekend,which I talked about in my last post. There was a lot of hand stitching involved, I admire anyone who makes bed quilts using this method…it must take forever.  … Continue reading

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Painting, walking and sewing but not at the same time, ha ha!

Walking, painting and sewing, some of my favourite things to do. I’ll start with painting….  below is my little fairy house which I painted last summer. It has withstood the winter weather rightly. I made it out of a stone … Continue reading

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Painted Hangers

This is what I have been working on these past few days. I am always on the look out for things to paint.  If you follow my blog, you’ve probably noticed, I’m always jumping from one project to another. I had these plain … Continue reading

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My Cottage Garden and Crochet

Do you remember when I was talking about finishing up projects? Well this is the beginnings of one of them. I got my inspiration for the colours from this cup and saucer decorated with bouquets of little flowers. I find … Continue reading

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Meet the Triplets

How cute are these little faces. I made these little dolls and baskets just before Christmas, long before my blogging days. I made the dolls and blankets out of fabric and crocheted the little beds/ baskets. I came across this tutorial for … Continue reading

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