Towel gifts

People say it is the thought that counts when giving a gift.  While many of us try and give expensive wedding or birthday gifts; sometimes its the practical element rather then the expensive element which makes the gift precious to the receiver. I had made a gift of a...

Beach Hut Applique Blind

Finally our house renovations are completed and its now time to ‘dress’ up the rooms.  The smallest new room is the downstairs loo. Barely space for lots of features, but the plain white walls and porcelain sanitary ware made for a clinically stark room....

Designs spotted!

This weekend was my Granddaughter Daisy’s 4th Birthday party.  I cant believe its only four years since she was born and since then we have the three Grandsons  come along as well. At her party, there were several families who had travelled up the country to...

Sewing Machine Bag

  My lovely Janome has a slight problem with the internal light fitting.  As its still under the warranty, I have to send it back to the shop for a repair.  The lovely man Duke from http://www.sewingmachine-sales.co.uk/ told me to pack it up in the original box and it...