Archives For Handmade Christmas Decorations

Getting My Clock Out

July 13, 2018 — 7 Comments

A while ago I showed you a selection of simple MDF kits. Well, today sees the release of another cool design.

It is a mantel clock of my own design. Continue Reading…

I recently treated myself to something a little ‘different’ as I continue to explore new home decor ideas – for when I finish the decorating which still isn’t done. Continue Reading…

Everyone had such a lovely time, and the venue was so amazing, that I’ve decided to do a second weekender at The Manor Hotel, Godalming.

This time around there will be a choice of 5 workshops per day so you can build your own weekend of craft!

More demonstrators, more workshops, more crafters, more free food and drink!

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With just 192 days to go, Christmas is almost upon us!

Well, not quite upon us however for the makers and creators out there, that feeling of not getting everything done in time will soon be right around the corner.

With that in mind I noticed that Create and Craft TV are starting their official Christmas line up today so I got in touch for some info on what to expect …

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Another southern county confirmed. This time it’s Berkshire.

This workshop will be held at The Mulberry Bush in Thatcham, Berkshire.

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Bags Of Character

November 25, 2015 — 9 Comments

I have been having a go at making gifts bags this week. Something I’ve not really tried before but with the big ‘C’ coming up I thought that I’d like to have a go this year.

This project started out with the Poinsettia Gift Tag Stamp from Designs by Georgina. I stamped this out onto Kraft card using an Archival Inkpad; this was then cut out around the outer edge.

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Christmas Is Coming, Again

November 23, 2015 — 13 Comments

In my recent Christmas Is Coming post I showed you a project that I had made with a chipboard kit from Georgina Ford.

I also eluded to the fact that I had been working with the Poinsettia Wreath Kit, also from Georgina’s range – well, finally everything has dried and it’s ready to be revealed …

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Christmas Is Coming

November 17, 2015 — 7 Comments

I was deliberating whether to hand make Christmas this year (bit late to still be procrastinating I know) when along came Georgina Ford.

Georgina is setting up a new creative business called Designs By Georgina and she asked me if I would have a go with some of her product range and see what I thought.

Never one to turn down a creative request I said yes please!

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A Beaded Star, Or Two

December 18, 2014 — 9 Comments

I was perusing the shelves of my local Colemans stationary shop the other day (looking for a quickie glue pen) and I stumbled across some little wire frames onto which beads could be threaded.

They naturally fell into my basket … now where have I heard that before?

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Button Wreath Bauble

December 17, 2014 — 16 Comments

Hello again :)

Today’s make uses up some of my button stash to make a cute little wreath bauble.

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