Yarn

Learning to Spin

A few people have messaged me asking how you go about learning to spin, where you go and what I would recommend so I…

Olearia Cardigan

I’ve always wanted to knit a yellow cardigan for Giselle as she looks so pretty in yellow with her fair skin and blonde hair….

Knitted Doughnuts

I’ve mentioned before that my kids love to play shops and playing cake shops / tea parties is a real favourite. We have a…

Lace Cardigan

You may remember I shared with you a few weeks ago a knitted lace cardigan I was making for myself. I was so close to finishing this…

Knitted Lace Cardigan

In the interest of advancing my knitting skills every time I knit something I try to challenge myself to something that I have never…

knitted dolly cardigan

Dolly Cardigan

Here is another little knitted dolly cardigan using a Tikki Knits pattern called  dolly olearia.  It really is a cute little cardigan. This time…

Crochet as we go stripey blanket

As We Go Stripey Blanket

Last year I started off with a big crochet project by joining One Crafty Mumma’s ripple blanket crochet along. There are a few blanket…

Knitted Water Bottle Holder

Every outing we need to take a few water bottles with us and as the Mum I always seem to end up carrying them….

crochet black cat

Amineko Crochet Cat

Yippee another long standing UFO is finished. I must admit I started this Amineko crochet cat so long ago I can’t remember. My daughter’s…

Little and Friends Knitting

These holidays I’ve done some more Little and Friends Knitting. I made one last year for the school craft stall but they took too…

Knitted Doll Cardigan

I made this little knitted doll cardigan before Christmas using a Tikki Knits pattern called  dolly olearia. It sat in my craft room until…

Knitted Dress Patterns For Dolls

In an effort to make more homemade gifts for Christmas I was looking for some knitted Dress Patterns For Dolls and Georgie from Tikki…

Get Creative Magazine

Have you seen the latest copy of “Get Creative” magazine from Spotlight (Australia)? You’ll find me in there on page 25! It only costs…

Little cotton rabbits

Little Knitted Rabbit Pattern

My middle daughter just turned 7 and I wanted to make her something handmade for her birthday. I found the cutest little knitted rabbit…

The Craft Sessions

This time last week I was recovering from a busy but lovely weekend away. After 9 years of mothering I was well overdue for…

School Craft Stall

We had the country fair on the weekend and the school craft stall. I don’t think I realised how much work was involved when…

Tweed Crochet Pouches

Sorry if I’ve been a bit quiet lately but I have been madly trying to finish as many craft items to sell at the…

Bunny From a Knitted Square

When we had the school craft donation day someone dropped in these three pretty pink knitted squares. They were most probably going to be…

God’s Eye Yarn Weaving

It’s school holidays here in Sydney, Australia and I’m afraid I am a bit under the weather after a small operation last week so…