Category: Craft

Santa sack / Pillow case

As we’ve been lucky enough to welcome a Grand daughter and a Grand son into our family this year, I’m getting back into the baby gifts. Seeing fabric sales all over the place I went to grab some for santa sacks for the G’kids gifts, Christmas fabric is not as cheap as I remember it …

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Burp Cloths

After googling around for a bit I figured that the easiest way to make a burp cloth was to just cut my rectangle. I’d then round my corners with a glass for a simple over the shoulder throw. The second burp cloth I made I thought I’d go fancy and shape the around the neck …

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Gift wrapping

Size matters, well it does when you’ve run out of gift wrap and need to find something on hand to cover your gift and make look pretty, look good and you’ve no time to run to the shops to get any. aMaking/personalising a gift bag can be as easy or as complicated as you’d like …

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Wedding invitations

Phew  … 30 of these folders have been completed and delivered to those invited. My now Mr23 is getting married in about 6 weeks and the time seems to be flying. I was asked how did hubby and I go about sorting out our wedding and what did we do, my answer is it was …

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Easy water colours

This technique is relatively new to me I like learning something new. To use those old but not totally dried up felt pens as water colours.  If you have felt pens that are newly missing lids and you don’t know what do to with them here is how you still get some use out of …

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