Tag Archives: Etsy

New Pattern – Kindy Cardi

A few months ago I spun some rainbow yarn in a long gradient. I knew that it would be used to make something for Molly (as it was a little too bright for my taste) but I wasn’t sure what. … Continue reading

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A Tea-Book as an E-book

Over the Easter break I had time to finish and photograph 3 new patterns. They are all included in one e-book called The Coffee and Tea-book, three easy and modern patterns for keeping your caffeine warm at home or on … Continue reading

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A new pattern…finally!

A little while ago I posted a picture of a little painted footprint that I made from my Molly’s wee foot when she was just days old. This pattern is my celebration of those and all the other tiny feet … Continue reading

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A Catch Up

The Auckland Art and Craft Fair was its usual overwhelmingly busy self, with hundreds of beautiful stalls and talented people selling their wares. Here are some photos from the day, before it got too busy to see across the room! … Continue reading

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From piles of fabric…

To functional finished objects! I made some curtains for Molly’s room from some really pretty bird fabric, and lengthened them with green broadcloth. They have small returns on the edges and everything! I have never made curtains before so I … Continue reading

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From Scratch

I think the reason I like making things from scratch, as they say, is not because I think it makes something better or worthier or more ‘valuable’, but simply because it is satisfying and it makes me feel clever. I … Continue reading

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Acorn Cap – A New Pattern

Autumn walks in our local park inspired me to design this little Acorn Cap for Molly’s winter wardrobe and I thought I would write up the pattern in case anyone else wanted to make one too! I have used a … Continue reading

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