Wednesday 10 May 2017

octopus for premature babies

two octopus that i crochet, ready to send off to a new home with premature babies in need of a cuddle friend, it is a charity that send them to hospitals where premature babies are in incubators, they help the babies by calming them and they like to grasp the tentacles in their little hands.

Friday 5 May 2017

Dragons lair May challenge

Here is my entry for the challenge this month on
the theme this month is "fashion action or anything go's"
I made a page for my calender journal.  I used a digi kit from
the kit is called "Deco Daze"

thanks for looking.

Thursday 4 May 2017

my latest cushion cover

hi everyone what a gorgeous day it was here today.  i have finished another cushion using the Eclipse crochet pattern designed by Hooked on sunshine.

Tuesday 25 April 2017


 Had a busy Easter with my Grandson Alex, while Mummy was working, and my hairy Grandson Scrappy while his Mummy and Daddy were on honeymoon, oh and work in between myself.
But i still managed to finish my Momentary Eclipse cushion cover designed by Vanessa Philips.

Friday 7 April 2017

Stamping with dragon challenge april

Here is my April journal page for this months challenge at  the theme is Anything go's with optional twist Wedding day.

Friday 24 March 2017

this months crochet and knitted projects

 just finished my crochet along blanket designed by Jane Crowfoot, love the colours and pattern, it is the sunshine and showers pattern which was published in parts in Crochet now magazine.
my slither of snakes posted off in aid of Alzeimers research.  now working on poppies for the Devon county show in remembrance of the brave people from world war one that lost their lives and also an octopus for preemie babies in incubators.

Friday 3 March 2017

March Challenge Dragons Lair Designs "Spring flowers"

here is my entry for the challenge on   the theme is "Spring flowers",  i used a digi kit from dragons lair designs online store, "Think Spring mini digi kit"
I have been making a page each month for my journal.

Wednesday 22 February 2017

Crochet and card

 finished this months part of my crochet along blanket, love this blanket, the colours are great, Jane Crowfoots pattern from Crochet Now magazine.  One more part to go.
card i made for my Husbands Uncles 80th birthday, from a Hunkydory kit.

Sunday 19 February 2017

broomstick crochet scarf

morning all, nice dry morning, hint of blue sky and birds singing, heard a woodpecker while i was putting washing out.  Heres my latest crochet project that i have finished a wrap around scarf done in broomstick crochet, i love the colours.

Tuesday 7 February 2017

moorland cal blanket

up to date with the Moorland crochet Along blanket, i am loving the colours, starting to go into the blues now for the sky, i have to keep fighting off the dog, he keeps lying on it bless him.

Friday 3 February 2017

Dragons Lair February Challenge "Hearts a flutter"

Here is my entry for the challenge February, the theme is "Hearts a flutter", i have made the 2nd page for my journal, the aim is to make one for each month this year.  I printed out the elements from the digi kit " Pretty in pink" which is available from -
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Thursday 2 February 2017

my latest crochet projects

here is my blanket so far, i am loving the colours of it, it is the Moorland blanket crochet along designed by Lucy from Attic24.  It has been designed by the inspiring colours of a photo of the moorlands.

Friday 6 January 2017

Dragons lair designs challenge January 2017

Here is my first blog of the new year, so wishing you all a Happy New Year, i am looking forward to lots of crafting this year.
For my first blog i have made a junk journal, i plan to do lots of journaling this year with lots of crafty idea's and sketches.  This one is for a challenge on  Dragons lair Designs challenge blog           "New beginnings" i used a digi kit from the Dragons Lair online store Simply Masculine Page kit.  The base journal is made from recycled envelopes, the backing paper is also a recycled envelope, the ribbon is off some Christmas crackers and the calender tab is from a unused calender tab.