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My crafty makes and projects involving sewing, paper cutting, printmaking and more.

  • vintage sewing supplies

    Vintage Buttons & Sewing Notions

    Over on, we were talking about our vintage sewing stuff – look what my friend Soléna got from her friend! – and I took a load of photos to share. It was nice…

  • angel bunny brooch

    Angel Bunny Brooches

    Angel Bunny has been my travel companion for over ten years now (give or take a “spa break” when he disappeared and then came back all refreshed and new looking). My mum…

  • daffodil brooch

    Felt Daffodil Brooch

    Daffodils are my favourite flower and have been showing up in shops for a few weeks now even through spring is barely happening yet. I’m looking forward to seeing them pop up…

  • sashiko pillow

    Handmade Christmas Gifts

    I didn’t do a lot of sewing last year but I did manage to make a few last minute gifts, including a couple of tea towel calendars. Spoonflower always have a 2…

  • fuji sashiko
    Crafts, Creative Work

    Mt Fuji Sashiko

    Remember I was working on a new sashiko piece to go with my bunny kit? I finished it! When I was looking for ideas for something to match, I saw this Fuji…

  • enamel pins

    Enamel Pin Frame

    You might remember ages ago when I made a frame for some of my favourite badges & pins. I bought a couple of new enamel pins in Japan and decided to change…

  • bunny sashiko

    Adventures in Sashiko

    So my bunny sashiko kit finally turned up a couple of weeks ago and I finished it in less than a week! It turns out I love sashiko and also that it stitches…

  • pincushion

    Finished Pincushion

    Look, I finished my bunny pincushion! It turned out really cute. It was a much quicker make than I expected and only took me a few days of TV stitching. I love the…

  • window seat

    2016 Craft Plans

    I enjoyed Rebecca’s post at Hugs Are Fun about all her unfinished craft projects and thought I would do something similar. Unlike Rebecca, my issues aren’t so much with finishing projects as…

  • solar system scarf

    Sewing Solar System Scarves

    You may remember I was planning to buy some fabric for a circle/infinity scarf during the Spoonflower free shipping day. After some deliberation, I ordered my Solar System pattern on 2 yards of…

  • Crafts

    Crafty Projects Update

    I have been seriously lacking in craft motivation lately. I have piles of unfinished and unstarted projects that make me feel constantly guilty. Over at Super Cute Kawaii I was offered a…