- 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.
Tag Archives: upcycling
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
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
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
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