Craft delights · Keepsakes and accessories · Upcycling

Two Little Birds

And now for something completely different... I love to snuggle up on the couch in front of a film or box set, and it’s even more fun when I have some handicrafts on the go. I feel like it almost gives me an excuse to watch hours and hours of Mad Men or the like,… Continue reading Two Little Birds

Craft delights · Keepsakes and accessories

The Peacock Feather Masquerade Mask

Hello and welcome back to my blog. I am excited to share my latest creation with you as it’s so different to the kind of items I usually make. Last month, my friend Laura commissioned me to make her a glamorous mask to wear to a Christmas Ball. It was such an exciting prospect I… Continue reading The Peacock Feather Masquerade Mask

Craft delights · Fun days out · Keepsakes and accessories

The Sew Saturday Beauty Bag

Hello and welcome back to my blog 🙂 Today I want to tell you all about Sew Saturday, which is an annual event organised by Sew Magazine to promote and celebrate local haberdasheries and fabric shops. Jean at Goldstitch Sew Cafe near Durham has been involved since it was launched three years ago and always organises… Continue reading The Sew Saturday Beauty Bag

Craft delights · Fun days out

Katie and Ali’s Wonderful Wedding Crafts

Hello and thanks for stopping by! My good friend and work colleague Katie got married last month and all of the reporters from The Northern Echo's South West Durham team headed to Scotland to join in the festivities. Our photographer Sarah was also there taking the pictures, except for the one below as she is… Continue reading Katie and Ali’s Wonderful Wedding Crafts