Tag Archives: garden

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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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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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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Sunshine and Roses

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

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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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