Tag Archives: lace

Stash for Cushions!

Recent fabric acquitions have been used to make these cushions. This one has been made using silk fabric from a sample book. I have used the creams and pinks to create a crazy patchwork design and then embellished it with … Continue reading

Posted in Cushions | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Greeting Cards for Sewing Friends

I have recently come across some lovely scrap book paper which includes a lace and tape measure design – ideal for making cards to suit sewing enthusiasts! So…. I have used the paper in conjuction with scissor, needle and thread … Continue reading

Posted in Cards | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Creating Fairy Shoes

Yesterday I learnt how to make fairy shoes! Not the most useful accessory you might say but it was a lovely day with friends creating tiny shoes for those little fairies that live at the bottom of the garden. I … Continue reading

Posted in Farbic art | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Crafting for Christmas

After an extended week in Solva I have returned home to all my half done projects which I need to get finshed for Christmas. As a diversion though I decided to use up some of the offcuts of Melin Tregwynt … Continue reading

Posted in animals | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Woollen Hearts

Having bought two bags of offcuts from Melin Tregwynt woollen mill last autumn I felt that it was time to start thinking about what to do with it. After sorting through it I was thrilled to find that I have … Continue reading

Posted in Vintage | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

A Bag for a Friend

Having sorted through my scarps of fabric I had the urge to make a bag – and this is the end result. I love the colours – green, beige and black linen with a beige coloured lace trim. And knew … Continue reading

Posted in Bags | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Fabric Art Experimentation

We have recently started up a new group where everyone can spend the day experimenting with fabric paints/crayons, stencils, print blocks, stamps etc. Great fun! This piece of work was started there. Initially, I painted the fabric and applied salt … Continue reading

Posted in Farbic art | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Book Cover

Someone recently gave me some completed cross stitch pictures and I was wondering what I might be able to do with them. After some thought I decided to use one in a book cover. This snow scene cross stitch forms … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment