Happy Birthday To Me!

Today I get to share some of the pretty things that I got for my birthday! First up are some gorgeous cards from Keiron, Debbie and the girls at work: I also got these funky accessories from Debbie: After a short break in Wiltshire, we…

Rosette Brooch (Prototype)

I’ve been wanting to have a go at making some fabric ‘roses’ for a while and finally snatched a bit of time to play around this evening. I had an idea in my mind of what I wanted to achieve and this is quite close…

Festive Felt Flowered Wreath

I wanted a wreath decoration to hang in my living room. Something to match the jewel bright coloured tree decorations that I had. I’d seen a few ideas on Pinterest incorporating felt flowers, so I had a think and came up with this design. I…

Toadstool Pincushion

The latest of my needlefelting workshop at The Craft Room @ Garners Garden Centre¬†was this quirky little toadstool pincushion. The base is a wooden spool, painted at each end with acrylic paint. Then a strip of cream felt and a strip of ‘feathered’ green felt…

Woodland Cushion

I finally managed to finish my appliqued cushion cover today……yay, another job off the ‘to-do’ list! It is rather beautiful (if I say so myself!) I love the little buttons that I used, they add some extra dimension and colour. I still have a couple…

Applique Cushion cover

I promised you some pictures of the cushion cover I started last week, so here they are: I have cut felt tree and leaf shapes, then pinned them in place, before sewing them on with embroidery silks. I know it isn’t finished yet, but it…

Nyan Cat Card

My daughter is a Nyan fan! Nyan Cat (for those of you who have somehow managed to avoid the phenomenon) is a pop tart with a cat face that flies through a starry sky leaving a rainbow trail behind him. All this to a background…

Felt Pincushion

“What’s this?”, I hear you say…..”blogging on a Wednesday?” I know, but I just have enough time to post this before setting off to work and wanted to share my latest project with you as soon as I could. I had a vague notion of…

Deck the halls……with mini bunting

Well today is the 25th……of November, and with one month to go until THE BIG DAY, I decided to get into the festive spirit and make the mini felt bunting I wanted for my Christmas tree this year. So, With Christmas 24 playing cheesy American…