Category Archives: Craft

Simple Origami Sunday

These little origami hanging people remind me so much of the hanging monkeys my grandma had! I don’t remember there ever being a barrel.. I was quite content just linking monkeys…

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Steampunk inspired bracelet

I really enjoyed making this! Basically, I just took stuff apart and linked it together with random stuff…

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Lunching Lusting- the Yorkshire Sculpture Park online shop

What do you do if you were all excited about seeing the Miró exhibition at the Yorkshire Sculpture Park, but were too ill to go? Sulk, then remember about their website, then get distracted by the wonder of their online shop. I particularly like these letter press cookie cutters: And I have no idea what […]

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Florida 2012- the notebook

Finished and filled with fun 🙂

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Small Sunday craft fair

Just a few pictures from our most recent craft fair. Not a lot of sales, but a couple of contacts!

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Weekly Inspiration- Cardcaptors

Ok, so this isn’t reeeally 100% about crafts. As I may have mentioned, we’re going to Florida soon. I’m making a notebook to take; it’s a little one, handbag sized, with a pocket in the back to put theme park tickets etc. The cover will be decorated with cartoon figures representing everyone going.  My first thought […]

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Origami Google Doodle- Happy Birthday Akira Yoshizawa!

http://www.guardian.co.uk/technology/2012/mar/14/akira-yoshizawa-celebrated-google-doodle

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New knitting- little gadget/phone holders.

I’ve knitted a couple of these, just as an experiment, making the pattern up… I quite like them! It’s like having a little cosy for your phone. I’ll have them on sale at our next stall, which is Mother’s Day, so I’m hoping they’re a ‘mum’ thing…

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Craft fair ahoy! Sunday March 18th

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Weekly Inspiration- Buttons!

Buttons are awesome. Just look how fun this pile looks. They are sometimes misused because of this fact. Sticking buttons on something doesn’t automatically make it cute. That’s right. You heard me. Stop randomly sticking buttons on things! Each to their own though, I guess, but these, for example, are delightful: Check out absolutely small for […]

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