More Knitting Wool I couldn’t resist! Updated post

I bought this wool the other day in Filey from the Salvation Army Charity shop. It was on a cone, I have balled it (aching arms!). The colours are so pretty I had to have it. There was no label on the cone but it looks like aprox 4 ply and it has that “wool” […]

Money Gift bags with Fantastic Ribbon! Review and Tutorial

The lovely people at Fantastic Ribbons asked me to try a couple of their Christmas designs. I was spoilt for choice but one of my picks was a lovely green satin with “The Holly and The Ivy” – I choose this because it reminded me of happy times singing carols and |I love the green […]

Santa Claus Is Coming Christmassy Fantastic Ribbon! Review and Tutorial

  The lovely people at Fantastic Ribbons asked me to try a couple of their Christmas designs. I was spoilt for choice but eventually picked this twill ribbon with “Santa Claus Is Coming To Town” to try first . The four metre reel will go a long was so watch this space for more posts. Some […]

My Favourite Nostalgic Retro Home Item and Why I Love It!

This is my old pine dresser, each month I try to change the way it is decorated and then I blog about it. It’s the centre of my kitchen and the inspiration for multiple blog posts . I was with my Mum when she bought this in the early 1980’s from our local D.I.Y. store […]