The boy challenged me to make a little sausage dog for a person who loves dachshund. I didn't have a pattern, so created one based on amigurumi crochet and previous things that I've made. et voila. This cheeky chappy!
I decided to make something for my dad, using a new skill that I had never done... he likes scotties, and this was inspired by some gifts that I saw whilst out shopping. I used a simple template from the internet to make the outline of the dog, and then used a chain embroidery stitch… Continue reading Scot!
It's festival season and that can only mean one thing! Flowers in your (or the dog's) hair! I made these for a festival that I went to in Cambridge. They are so simple. Find a flower pattern that you like - there are free ones on Love Knitting, The Spruce, Mollie Makes (I could go on)… Continue reading Flowers in her hair
Page 3 of The Archive. The introduction of Bernie and Patsy. Bernie is my trusty Bernina Sewing Machine. A reasonably basic model, it does everything (and more) that I need and want. I used to have my grandmother's old 1950's singer. It was a robust, heavy thing that I managed to argue with every time… Continue reading Stitch by Stitch