Friday, 4 September 2015

Time for tea...





                 The final piece of work to go in the exhibition, a stitched paper collage...
 
   
 
 

Monday, 31 August 2015

Footie Fan Blanket



 
Just sharing the progress so far on my Grandsons blanket crochet with Granny Ripples. A little way to go but getting there!
 

Sunday, 30 August 2015

City and Guilds Courses in Essex

If you are interested in learning how to explore, develop design and stitch there are new City and Guilds Courses staring in January at Design2Stitch Fantasia Textiles based in Coggeshall, Essex.I started out by gaining these qualifications and highly recommend them.


link to website here



Friday, 28 August 2015

Jolly Jam Jars

 
 
Look how pretty a jam jar can be with some decoupage and pretty bits!!
 
 



Tuesday, 25 August 2015

Keep Calm....

Some funky fabric flowers arranged in a tea cup ready for the exhibition
 
 
 


Saturday, 22 August 2015

And a special party dress!







I just had to use this vintage fabric to make a layered party dress.....






Wednesday, 19 August 2015

Making dresses for a special little lady...

 
I have been enjoying the preparation time while we waited for Baby Ava to arrive and indulged in some dressmaking on a small scale. Now she just needs to grow into them!!