Sewing

Silky

These have to be the most luxurious pjs I have ever had! Beautiful pure Chinese silk and so comfy! The pattern is a Tilly and the buttons Fifi pattern, very easy to follow and create.

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Crochet

Gin or wine?

It's a tough decision, but one that every girl (or boy) has to make. Gin, or wine, and then... what glass charm colour to use! In my case, I had to go one further and decide which 6 buttons to use.  I think I like the purple best!   These are made using a 4… Continue reading Gin or wine?

Knitting

The earth laughs in flowers…

Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson I was asked to crochet some flowers... easy. um... but not with this yarn, so I opted to knit them instead. This is a free pattern available on Ravelry.  It had to be simple, because the yarn was fluffy.  The flowers needed to sit flat (they were going on a baby… Continue reading The earth laughs in flowers…

Crochet

was it…..FLUFFY!!!??

I like a challenge... and this certainly was one! Despicable Me 3's lil fluffy unicorn.  I based it on this free pattern, and then added some of my own creative differences. Instead of using felt for the ears and tongue, I crocheted them in / on,  and the fluffy tail and mane became crochet loops… Continue reading was it…..FLUFFY!!!??