Art Projects

A Leaf Door Decoration

A Leaf Door Decoration

Over the last few weeks we have been collecting conkers, chestnuts and acorns like they are going out of fashion, so much so that we had a whole box full and I wasn’t really sure what to do with them all. We then got a […]

My Dollhouse

My Dollhouse

When I was a baby, my Grandad brought me a dollhouse, a gorgeous dollhouse that had electricity running through it and was a massive house that I played and played with as a child. Once I finished playing with it I refused to let my […]

Pom-Pom Bunting

Pom-Pom Bunting

Yesterday I wrote about Making Pom-Poms, last night I sat down and watched The Apprentice and made my first ever Pom-Pom Bunting and I love how it has turned out. I already had three pom-poms and in an hour I made another seven, which I […]

Making Pom-Poms

Making Pom-Poms

I have stacks of wool and I mean stacks of wool. So I have been trying to think of something to do with it recently, other than knitting and crochet so I can use a lot of it up. I thought of Making pom-poms, but […]

Handmade Christmas Decorations

Handmade Christmas Decorations

This year I brought a lot of new decorations for our house, and a new tree. (We have artificial because of the dogs) So we had a lot of old decorations hanging around. One of the reasons I brought so many new ones, was because […]

A #crafttheparcel Blanket Square

At the end of 2014 I was emailed asking if I wanted to join in a collaborative project called #crafttheparcel with a group of other bloggers to make a blanket. The idea of the project was for each blogger to make a 12″ square, and […]

The Loom Bands Have Landed

I knew that it wouldn’t be long. Being that his cousin is obsessed with them. It was always going to happen. Baba asked for them in the half term break, I kind off ignored the request for a while. After Father’s Day and seeing his […]

Baba’s ‘I’m Bored’ Jar

Baba has a new saying “I’m bored” I will be honest it drives me totally and utterly insane. He has been saying it for a while but with the half term starting it has got ten times worse and it really does drive me to […]

Learning to Crochet

I have always wanted to know how to crochet. I have tried knitting and I can do it but I am no way near being a knitter, it doesn’t seem to matter how many times I attempt it, or how many people try to teach […]

Chalk Paintings

We decided to make the most of the sunny weather the other day. Baba loves to draw and there is a perfect canvas out on our front garden in the lovely slabbed path that Mr L did a couple of years ago. The best thing […]