The homemade Christmas mission

The homemade Christmas mission

Back before Christmas last year I had a mission to make many of the gifts I was going to give. I put in a fair effort but didn’t manage to make as much as I had hoped. One that was a success, although not without its challenges, were the hampers I put together...
Ava’s 2nd Birthday Invitation

Ava’s 2nd Birthday Invitation

I find it hard to believe thatthis little girl has been in our lives for nearly two years but her second birthday is fast approaching and I am watching Ava grow more, do more and say more every day. Today she had a good bash at saying ‘ridiculous’ because...
A little blue

A little blue

Baby blue is a lovely colour but I am not into cliché patterns with rattles and alphabet blocks. So with a few pressies to wrap I thought I would have a bit of a play with some bits and pieces I have around the house. Old maps are great and can be used as is or cut...
I love you more than the colour blue

I love you more than the colour blue

Sometimes inspiration can be hard to come by and lately I have found myself so busy that the inspiration well had run completely dry on both the design and blog front. In a moment of frustration I thought “I have to do something!” not usually the kind of...
Wrapping inspiration from my sewing basket

Wrapping inspiration from my sewing basket

Now I told you I was going to be wrapping things right up until christmas so I think it only right that I share a few more of the little ideas I have had. I rummaged through my sewing basket for some inspiration and came across some felt and red buttons and this is...
Tag it

Tag it

Last week I shared some of my wrapping with you in wrapping in words and wool and I am not sure if any of you noticed but I didn’t have tags on any of them. It is just down to my wonderful memory and the occasion shake of a box to know what present belongs to...