Archive January 2014

How to Make Log Cabin Blocks with Vilene Quickscreen Square

How to Make Log Cabin Blocks with Vilene Quickscreen Square

January 31, 2014 | Skills | 3 Comments

Sometimes in life there is an easier way to do something. I’m not saying that it’s a better way, just that it’s different and...

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Hard Working Hands: Mary Ellen’s Made By Hand – Tried & Tested

Hard Working Hands: Mary Ellen’s Made By Hand – Tried & Tested

January 30, 2014 | Tried & Tested | 9 Comments

There are millions of things I love about the wintertime – long dark evenings for reading lots of books and enjoying a warming hot...

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Sizzix: How To Die Cut Fabric

Sizzix: How To Die Cut Fabric

January 29, 2014 | Skills | 7 Comments

You remember that time I told you I got an awesome new gadget for my sewing room? Well, me and this handy machine have...

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Guest Post: Crochet Valentine’s Hanging Heart

Guest Post: Crochet Valentine’s Hanging Heart

January 28, 2014 | Crafts, Guest Post, Skills | 1 Comment

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner, and we all know that nothing says I love you quite as much as a handmade gift!...

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Guest Post: Kimi Avila

Guest Post: Kimi Avila

January 27, 2014 | Guest Post, Reads | 2 Comments

Every so now and then you chance upon something that really takes your breath away – for me, more often than not this is...

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Sizzix: Time to try something new!

Sizzix: Time to try something new!

January 24, 2014 | Crafts, Reads | 2 Comments

If there is one thing I love more than getting busy making things, it’s gadgets! Nothing quite beats the feeling of getting your hands...

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Mollie Makes Feathered Friends Winner Announcement!

Mollie Makes Feathered Friends Winner Announcement!

January 23, 2014 | Reads | 1 Comment

Remember that super cute book Mollie Makes Feathered Friends we were chatting about last week? Well, now is the time to announce the winner!...

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Parma Violets Flavour Syrup

Parma Violets Flavour Syrup

January 22, 2014 | Eats | 6 Comments

When it comes to sweets, there is nothing quite as deliciously retro as a pack of Parma Violets! You can imagine my delight when,...

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Spring Clean: Combating Creative Clutter

Spring Clean: Combating Creative Clutter

January 21, 2014 | Crafts, Style | 5 Comments

Do you ever get that feeling like you’re about to get swallowed up by an avalanche of craft materials? Do you feel as though...

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Five Fave Creative Blogs

Five Fave Creative Blogs

January 20, 2014 | Reads | 4 Comments

There is nothing I love more on a Monday morning than grabbing a huge jar (yest that is a serving size in this house)...

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