Pincushion world is a rich and complex universe in itself. There are simple pincushions (like cushions used to store pins), but also bracelet pincushions, glass jar pincushions, tea cup pincushions and all types of shapes you could think of. Of course there are some funny takes on this craft room classic: hedgehogs, cactus and voodoo…… Continue reading Pincushions parade – Make Monday + Round-up
Just a quick one to let you know there is a tutorial on Alison’s Art of Crafts blog: I show you how to make felt coasters. They are strawberry shaped because it is summer, like real sun and light warm breeze. Yeah! Check out the tutorial.
This is not a really crafty post but I had to shate my joy with you guys. This Fossil bag is the latest addition to my collection of handbags. I don’t collect them by pleasure you know, these are heirloom my daughter will get one day and will pass them on. Anyway I am absolutely…… Continue reading Pattern and colour love
Though summer is here I felt the urge to make something with this grey and black dotty fabric. The July dress is made with an altered version of the pattern used in April (from the Stylish Dresses Book by Yoshiko Tsukiori, again). I trim the side of the skirt so the A-line is now a straight line. The shape is…… Continue reading Dots, grey and black – July dress