July was Plastic Free month here in the UK (it might also have been elsewhere, now that I come to think of it...). I tried to reduce plastic consumption, to reuse things when I could and to find new ways of doing things... I decided to crochet bags and scubbies to avoid using plastic bags … Continue reading Plastic free July
I have been doing some sewing as pattern tester (more of that later... Shhhh), and I love the result ! I promise I will share the photos as soon as I am allowed ! In the meantime, I am making gifts for the many birthdays in April... An "apple cosy", super fun to make (pattern … Continue reading April’s makes
Earlier this week I was asked on Instagram (pop over @cathgb14 !) what I was doing... It was not the best days, as I was frogging socks I was not pleased with (whatch this space, pattern coming soon !) and also frogging a crochet blanket that had gone way to large... It happens. I am … Continue reading From frog to finish
Yesterday I finished the cushion for Mr P, he is very pleased ! And today, I looked in my stash for fabric, as my sewing machine is at last repaired... I guess I have enough to play with during the weekend ! I wish you a great time !
Sometimes, you get very detailed instructions for a special order ! My 10 year old son wanted a cushion cover. It had to look like this : So I ordered some Drops Cotton Light, in the required colours, and set of to work. Turning a circle into a square was a bit tricky but it … Continue reading Following instructions