This easy-to-make springtime table runner will brighten up your table for Easter, or on any other Spring day for that matter. What you’ll need: Felt in various colours for the leaves and flowers An oblong piece of felt in a pale colour for the runner Embroidery thread in various coloursButtons in various colours A hot glue… Continue reading How To Make A Springtime Table Runner
I am a born hoarder. As I type I am wearing a skirt I bought in 1997. I am not stingy, I just have trouble parting with things I like. So it follows that I am not a natural de-clutterer. The January clear out bug has never hit me. That is until this year. It… Continue reading A Long Overdue Patchwork Quilt
People sometimes tell me that I am talented*, art and crafts-wise, and ask where I get the time to do the crafts I do. I usually shug, say something along the lines of “Eh thanks, mmm I dunno”. Recently I took a bit of time to ask myself where I get the time. So, I’m… Continue reading Craft Myths, Busted
I’ve joined up with Wayfair.co.uk to bring you a tutorial on one of my favourite crafts, sewing machine embroidery. Click here to get view the full tutorial. I’ll be sharing some more elaborate designs soon, so check back in a few days to see how creative you can get with sewing machine embroidery.
If you are anything like me, you love hearing people say things like “My grandmother made this for my mother and she passed it on to me on my wedding day / on the birth of my first child / [enter sentimental event here]”. I am a total softie when it comes to such situations.… Continue reading The Mammy Projects