Crafts

Handmade Pokemon Storage Box

Handmade Pokemon Storage Box

Baba has a little obsession with Pokemon, he loves them, and watches, reads about them, colours them in and collect the cards. Which in itself isn’t too bad however he has a lot of cards and you find them around the house in drawers and […]

Jelly Roll Quilt Part One

Jelly Roll Quilt Part One

Since I got my new sewing machine for my birthday in January my aim has always been to make a quilt I have even brought a couple of pieces of fabrics to get started on the quilt but have stopped there as I have really […]

Knitting a Throw Part Two

Knitting a Throw Part Two

In February¬†I wrote about my attempt at knitting a throw, since then I did become very slack again, as I got so preoccupied with sorting out our house and getting rid of all of our rubbish, which is a whole other post in itself. But […]

Homemade Peg Bag

Homemade Peg Bag

For ages now I have wanted a peg bag, there is nothing more annoying than having the line filled with clothes pegs when there is no washing on there, and it is something really silly but something that really bugs me. As my pegs are […]

Upcycle the Cot

Upcycle the Cot

This past month we have been blitzing the house, we have piles for the charity shop and bags and bags full of trash. It has been a total mission, but thankfully upstairs is finally done. It took all of the Easter weekend to do four […]

Knitting a Throw

Knitting a Throw

Last year I subscribed to The Art of Knitting magazine, knitting is something that I have always wanted to master, I can do the bare minimum but I wanted to learn more and the magazine includes wool every week for you to work towards knitting […]

Boo’s Bag

Boo’s Bag

Last week Boo started preschool, the night before I realised he didn’t have a bag. His nappies and clothes are always chucked into one of my bags, so I had a mission to find something to be Boo’s bag in an evening as I didn’t […]

Finger Knitting With Two Fingers

Finger Knitting With Two Fingers

I have always loved finger knitting, but never realised until the other day you can do finger knitting with two fingers instead of four and I never realised how to make something out of finger knitting, I always just made long rows of knitting and […]

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 […]