Kaffe Fassett Exhibition Embroidered Cushions

Kaffe Fassett

The first time I saw the colourful works of knitwear designer Kaffe Fassett I was a child leafing through my mum’s Kaffe Fassett pattern book. I remember thinking how great the vibrant colours and patterns were and how much fun it must have been to design a collection like that. Last year a Kaffe Fassett …

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Top 5 crochet projects I love this month

I thought it would be nice to start a series to showcase my absolute favourite Crochet projects pinned on Pinterest each month. I’m a little bit addicted to pinning the fun patterns and projects you’re all making! My top 5 Crochet pins for this month have developed a bit of a baby theme. We’re in …

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Baby Cellular Blanket Progress

The big clear out

The festive break was spent clearing out my study so we can change it into a nursery ahead of our new arrival in the coming months. I didn’t realise until I started, just how much crafty stuff I had! I’ll admit, the thought of sorting it and moving it all out was quite daunting, but I feel …

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Flower whisky barrel close up

Whisky flowers

Last year when we were driving back from a visit to a whisky distillery, we passed a sign on the side of the road advertising whisky barrel planters for sale. “Pull in, I want one please!” I shouted, much to everyone’s amusement. After a nice chat with the whisky barrel man and a bit of re-arranging …

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Do you have food for me?


I hope you’ve had a lovely weekend? We went for a walk today and came across these very inquisitive cows. I think they thought we were going to feed them. The summer weather has taken us outside into the garden more in recent weeks with much less time inside crafting. But I’ve been thinking about taking …

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