Archives For Handmade Christmas Gifts

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 Crochet Complete!

December 13, 2014 — 28 Comments

A while back I showed you a crochet blanket project that I had started and asked you for your help on deciding on how to finishing it off.

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Handmade Tea Cup Tealights

December 12, 2014 — 13 Comments

Today’s make is a home made gift in the form of some tea cup tea-lights.

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Missing artworks, a priceless jewel and a murder.

This could be a case for Holmes, Marple or Poirot.

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Crochet For Christmas

December 3, 2014 — 37 Comments

I’ve been aiming to make a number of Christmas gifts this year and having started a crochet blanket (that has been occupying quite a bit of my time) I thought that I would share a few pics of the progress.

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