- Hello and welcome to my blog. My name is Bernadette. I love sewing, crochet and hand painting. I also love nature and everyday I am inspired by the beauty of the Irish countryside. Please feel free to comment on any of my posts, I would love to hear from you. Thank you for visiting and I hope you enjoy your stay.
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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
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
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
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
Today is a beautiful day, the sun is shining and the birds are singing in the trees, perfect weather for pottering about the garden. Of course we all need a little rest now and again so its important to have a nice … Continue reading