Minnie quilt cover

I made this lovely quilt cover for Minnie’s third birthday. Fell in love with it and found it hard to give it away. MUST one day make something for myself : )

Carter’s Steam Fair

Took Max to the steam fair today and he was SO excited! He went on every ride he was allowed on (alas no Waltzers or bumper cars) and watched the wall of death stunts.

Flowers and cushions and kids

What a very full day. I spent today with Sam and little Eve and my own Max, we ate millions of food in a cafe and then played in the park where it got all sunny n gorgeous. Back home I started making a cushion for Olive of Olive loves Alfie, the shop in Stoke […]

Lucas quilt

I made this quilt for my nephew Lucas’ first birthday. He may not have been too impressed but his mummy and daddy loved it. As did I! Have had major upheaval here last few weeks with my partner and I seperating. He moved out last week and it is still all very acutely sore. Am […]

New quilt for little Max

As Max’s daddy is now living away from us I thought it was only right Max had a quilt there made by me. I had it on sale but have taken it out of the Folksy shop and given it to Max – Posted using BlogPress from my iPhone

Sockpuppet and stuff

Dylan asked me to make a sock puppet for his friend Sean’s birthday. Having just flicked through a wonderful sock puppet book we were both quite inspired. So whilst my personal life unraveled around me I crafted that man right out of my hair as someone once sang (sort of!) and made this little man. […]

Have started on my first girlie quilt…

I have been commisioned to make my first very girlie girlie quilt and I was so excited about this I started on it yesterday even though I have other unfinished projects and two essays to write. Will finish it off next week and then be good and apply myself to school work instead! – Posted […]

In the bath with my hat on

Today little Max insisted on bathing with his new hat on. Contrary to most kids who will not keep a hat on, Max will not take his off. Last night he howled when he had to take it off in bed. So here he is, in the bath with his hat on. And why not. […]

Dylan’s birthday, cake and sunshine. And waterfight!

Dylan will be ten on Wednesday and we had a little party for him yesterday. I made the best ever victoria sponge cake – see max attacking it! And then the boys got the hose out and soaked each other and everything near them. It was hot and sunny. Perfect day! – Posted using BlogPress […]