Category Archives: Being Creative

Mockingjays and Daleks

I’ve been painting my nails again today 😛 I had a few spare hours…so spent them wisely. To go with the release of The Hunger Games: Catching Fire, and the 50th Anniversary of Doctor Who I designed some nails accordingly. … Continue reading

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It’s Pudsey time!

Recently I bought some blank ‘nail wheels’ so that I could try out my nail art before trying to do it on my own nails. This was a very good decision, because it has made it much easier, especially if … Continue reading

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‘Sew’ Much To Do….

Before I had my sewing machine, I had to sew everything by hand. Not just small things like buttons or darning…those are easier by hand anyway…but re-hemming, seams, alterations. But I didn’t mind. I quite liked sewing by hand: making … Continue reading

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It Lives! Plus….a bit dressmaking for good measure…

EEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE!!!!! IT’S BACK!!!!!! Sorry….for anyone who hadn’t noticed my complaining on Facebook, that may seem a tad extreme….but for everyone else…..MY BLOG IS BACK!!!! For the first time in two months it has actually decided to open! And it didn’t … Continue reading

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SABLE – Stash Acquisition Beyond Life Expectancy

I doubt anyone has tried to find 3 ply yarn in the last few years, but I can certainly say that it is near on impossible! Unless you want white, or baby colours (pastels) then you are more or less … Continue reading

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The art of procrastination and unfinished tasks

Looking back through my last few posts I realised I don’t often finish what I start! A while ago I was doing life’s snapshots from birth to now, and stopped somewhere in the middle. The photo challenge…I took the pictures … Continue reading

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A Collection of Random Posts

I’ve had a couple of posts planned for a while, but none have been quite long enough for their own moment in the spotlight, so to speak. However, they don’t deserve to just collect dust in my mind and therefore … Continue reading

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