Monthly Archives: May 2012

Custom card for a Christening

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A Christening card looks fab with the name of the child as the main feature. The letters have been cut on the Cricut machine, and the rabbit is a stamped image coloured with watercolour pencils.

If you’d like something similar, contact me.

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Jubilee madness!

Jubilee fairy cake

Bubble gum sherbert makes great blue sprinkles!

It seems that everything is red, white and blue at the moment, and this is a bandwagon I’m completely happy to jump aboard! I’ve made my fair share of jubilee inspired goodies, like some brooches…jubilee brooch – oh, how i wish I’d bought more Union Jack ribbon! jubilee hairclip And I’ve made lots of hairclips – not my usual sort of thing as I tend to avoid hand sewing at all costs.

And last, but not least, I made a special birthday card for a little boy whose birthday falls on the Jubilee weekend.

Jubilee birthday

The image is a free digi stamp from http://www.adayfordaisies.com which I have coloured with watercolour pencils. I drew the Union Jack into the empty heart.

So that’s it, the weekend is nearly here – I hope you all have a fab Jubilee holiday!

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Making stuff

I’ve had a blogspot blog for ages now;Making Stuff which I began as a way of documenting all the crafty things I had started to do. Knitting and baking featured heavily in the early days, now I make a lot of cards and sewing for my little facebook business. I’ve been tempted to move to wordpress for a while – the blogs I read seem to look more professional on here, and I’m hoping I can organise my posts better. So, here goes… nothing ventured, nothing gained and all that!

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