Tag Archives: upcycling

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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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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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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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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