Flowers in Indian and Western culture

Come and join us at our fabric flower making workshop on Saturday 20th May Flowers are such an important and relevant part of Indian culture, and also symbolic in Western culture. Beautiful flower garlands are a special part of Indian celebrations like weddings, Diwali, and also part of daily worship in homes and temples around Read More

Heart buttons - image

Button necklace

Hey everyone, Hope you are enjoying your craft projects.  Today we’ve got a fun jewellery craft for you to enjoy. There are button necklaces trending at the moment on etsy and on craft blogs so I thought I would share my version of a beautiful button necklace with you all. All you will need is: Read More

phone cover

Old tie – phone case

Hey everyone, So if you are like me and you struggle to find a gift for someone special that has everything then you may like this idea.  Also, with valentines day coming up this is a great little gift handmade by you 🙂 I like being creative turning something old into something new and this seemed Read More

Pod with sequins

Wet Felting for the first time!

  Hi everyone, Hope you are all enjoying the New Year so far. As I have mentioned before I enjoy attending craft classes to learn new skills and socialise with fellow crafters.  I recently attended a class with Crafty Hive where I learnt about wet felting and how to make a felt pod. Wet felting Read More

Applique Christmas cards

Applique Christmas Cards

You can’t have Christmas without cards to share with your family and friends. This year I’ve decided to make some sewn applique cards using machine embroidery.  I’ve not done much machine embroidery before but I’ve been reading up about them and the creations are truly amazing, so I just had to give it a go. Read More

Cosy Cushions

Envelope cushion

(This post contains affiliate links, please see the disclosure policy for more details.) I love cushions! And now that I know how to sew them I can’t stop making them! If you have never made an envelope cushion before, you have got to give it a go – even if it is just once (although, Read More

pom pom garland with lights

Pom pom garland with lights

As the nights draw in and it starts to get darker and colder, I felt I needed something bright and colourful in our living room.  I really like decorating the house with lights at this time of the year to provide the feeling of warmth, comfort and a cosy feeling and also not forgetting for Read More

Elephant wall decoration

Elephant decoration

(This post contains affiliate links, please see the disclosure policy for more details.) Hi everyone, I thought I would show you a great sewing project I recently made.  I love elephants! So I wanted to make a wall hanging for decoration in our living room.  I’m sure you will admit that these look very colourful Read More

Fabric covered note book and folder

Fabulous Fabric notebook cover

I adore my stationery…..everything from pens & pencils to colourful post-it notes of all shapes and sizes ( you can never have enough post-it notes!) and not forgetting my secret stash of notebooks! waiting to be used for a new project or blogging ideas and craft makes. 🙂 So, I had a plain black covered Read More