My Front Door – a nostalgic look back

My Front Door Inspired to write this after reading about Yale having a new blog and running a competition to win a new front door I have tried my best to find “Front Door Stories” good enough to win! Like Mrs Thatcher I was brought up over the shop! My Grandma had started the shop selling […]

Pram / buggy cover trimmed with Christmassy Fantastic Ribbon! Review and Tutorial

I have now finished this very soft and pretty pram cover trimmed with this lovely Snowflake twill ribbon from Fantastic Ribbons. The ribbon  also comes in green and white. I thought it made this cover look Christmassy as it is for a friends Christmas Fayre stall. This is the finished cover It is really easy to make! I used […]

Book Reviews? Do you take any notice of them?

I never bother with book reviews. Sometimes I see one and I think that sounds interesting but I am not swayed by “this is phenomenal!!!!!!!!!” hype. I have lost count of the times I have found a best seller to be just average. I have just discovered the crime books by Peter Robinson. Not a […]

Fantastic Ribbon Initials and Motto’s – review and tutorial

Everyone I know seems to have a motto on display – HOME, LOVE, PEACE or just a big initial. I decided to try to make a motto from florist wire and the tartan ribbon from Fantastic Ribbons. It also comes in green and white but you could use any ribbon but choose one of the […]