Monthly Archives: June 2011

Crochet Obsession

I have mastered it!!! After weeks of getting books from the library, second hand shops and watching YouTube tutorials I have taught myself to crochet! I have wanted to learn for ages and never quite got around to it. After … Continue reading

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Tasteful Hen Do Atire

Congratulations to Sarah Hayter and Ashley Alderson on their engagement and pending nuptials! Sarah has been my sister Clare’s friend since school and to mark this important step in her life she is having a big hen do! Involving afternoon … Continue reading

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Knitted Birds, Butterflies and Flowers – A Book Review

The lovely Mary at Search Press┬árecently sent me beautiful bundle of books on knitting and sewing to review. I had noticed the title ’75 Birds, butterflies & beautiful beasties to knit and crochet’ by Lesley Stanfield in a catalogue not … Continue reading

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Bootsale Find of the Decade

My lovely housemate/best friend Amy D returned home from a boot sale on sunday with treasure indeed! She has a bit of an eye for good finds, glass cake stands and butter dishes for 25p, a lovely picture of a … Continue reading

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Inspiration from Vintage Magazine

This sunday I went to Cambridge to visit my lovely friend Rachel, we had a delicious BBQ and she made the most amazing Banofee pie! A mutual friend has recently moved house and Rachel had found an amazing magazine, from … Continue reading

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Mollie Makes – Inspiring New Craft Mag

May saw the launch of the much anticipated Mollie Makes, a magazine ‘for people who love the crafty life’. I had to get my mum to find me a copy in deepest darkest Essex as I couldn’t track one down … Continue reading

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