Here is the latest addition to my Etsy homeware shop: reusable sandwich bags featuring a smiling YUM text. I first made some of those for my kids because with one lunch box a day there was a lot of room for improvement. So now instead of using one plastic bag a day (forget cleaning and…… Continue reading Yum sandwich bags – shop update
My mum bought a house in the French country side a couple of years ago. It used to be a farm until around early 20th century. It was then slightly transformed to become partly a café (we are told farmers used to visit the café while their horses where with the blacksmith across the road)…… Continue reading Fern decor – curtains and cushion
My May dress is actually a skirt. I know. But a skirt is actually half a dress so it is ok. Even more: I made two skirts which equals to one dress! I can only show you one skirt because I undid the first one to make the second. As I was re-organising my fabric…… Continue reading May dress: it’s a skirt!
It is about time I post the second tutorial of the Christmas 2012 series. The first one was this felt mini stocking ornament. Today we make a lovely bauble like ornament with burlap, some ribbon and felt scraps. Burlap is a beautiful though a bit tricky to work with material. It is not easy to…… Continue reading Burlap Christmas ornament – DIY tutorial
This is the second instalment of my “easy felt project” series. I know some people feel it is a bit early for the “C” word but I thought I would give you a taste of what we will be making this year for Christmas. Get prepared because I will start posting related tutorials around mid October. Today…… Continue reading Make a felt mini Christmas wreath – DIY tutorial – easy felt project 2/3