Made in October

October was a month of misty mornings and golden afternoons and I got off to quite a good start, making several things for my etsy shop. Unfortunately, the world then intervened, as it is wont to do, and I never did get around to blogging about or listing them! Neither did I get around to wandering […]

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Hexie Mania

When I started the New to Me pastime of EPP Hexies earlier in the month, I can’t say that I wasn’t warned about how addictive Hexies can be… I used them, whilst still in progress, for another New to Me project – The Small Crochet Frame Purse Tutorial – but my actual piecing wasn’t great and […]

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Waste not, want not…

With some assistance, perhaps a little more than was strictly helpful, I have a sewing finish. Unfortunately, I can’t show it yet but you can see some sneak peeks above. Without giving much away, I can say that, when I reached the binding stage, I thought it was a bit too flimsy. Rather than adding […]

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Wool on Sundays – 67 (another cushion…)

  Welcome to Wool on Sundays – 67 and thank you very much to everyone who visited last week. :) This week, as usual, I had big sewing plans but I ended up to succumbing to attempting another project from this wonderful book, by Cécile Balladino (you can visit her blog Eclectic Gipsyland), which I showed last week. […]

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Keep Calm and Break Things…

I’d hate for you to think that I’m one those irritating people who comes along citing silly proverbs about breaking eggs when they know quite well you had no intention of making an omelette… But this is a post in praise of the breaking of things. I don’t know about you but I find breaking […]

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Wool on Sundays – 40 (quick and blue)

Welcome to Wool on Sundays 40!   I’m sorry if anyone came to link up earlier. I scheduled this post for this morning but just arrived home to find our router needed to be re-started and it hadn’t posted. The good news is that the long awaited high speed broadband has reached our exchange – […]

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