Easter is fun and also an other great occasion to do crafty things. I came across lots and lots of lovely Easter projects, here is a selection of my favourite ones.
My sewing machine hates bunting. But I don’t. After much struggle, I have managed to make some springy bunting with unbleached calico and large block printed dots. With these spring like colours, this bunting would be perfect for Easter decoration or a summer garden party. The one I made is for my next fair stand. It… Continue reading Springy printed bunting – DIY tutorial
My blog friend over at Knitrun4sanity has nominated me for the 2012 Blog of the Year Award. I know it is 2013 now but why not spread some bloggy goodness anyway? The ‘rules’ for this award are simple: 1 – Select the blog(s) you think deserve the ‘Blog of the Year 2012’ Award. 2 – Write a… Continue reading Let’s spread bloggy goodness
For this Make Monday I made something amazing: the list of my knitting and crochet WIP. It is a good thing because it is not as bad as I thought. So here it goes. Caviar dress This is a darling dress and a great pattern. One of my favourite knitting projects ever. The dress is… Continue reading Make Monday: so much to make, so few finished projects
Last Wednesday was the first public meeting of the Marino/Fairview Knitting and Crochet Circle. It turned out to be a success as 28 knitters and crocheters showed up that evening! Some of the crafters in attendance were seasonned knitters, others were just beginning but all got something out of the evening. There was tea, biscuits, chats… Continue reading Happy knitter