Spring is on it’s way! It seems like winter has been here forever but there are signs that spring is coming. On a dry Tuesday over half term we decided to go out and make the most of the Northern Ireland countryside and take a picnic along too. We had not visited Castle Ward (a National … More A family day out to Castle Ward
The book I’m reviewing today is the newly published debut thriller The Girl On The Train by Paula Hawkins. There’s a bit of hype surrounding this book, I’d heard several book bloggers commenting on how good it was and it has been at the top of the best seller lists since it was released in … More What I’ve been reading – The Girl On The Train
Happy Valentines Day, I hope you have a wonderful day doing whatever you love to do with those close to your heart.
It’s 1 day until Valentines Day and if you haven’t made something by now you can always try a quick little make like this. The recipe can be found on the Desert Lover website. They look yummy don’t they.
It’s 2 days until Valentines Day and how beautiful is this mug rug. I found it on Amy Made That. She had so many lovely photos it was hard to choose one. I’d love to make something like this although it would be good for me to start with a basic rectangular/square shaped one 😉
It’s 3 days until Valentines day and here is another gorgeous Pinterest find. It’s for a heart shaped pouch and this a fab photo tutorial from Erin Erikson at Dog Under My Desk. This would make such a cute little gift.
It’s 4 days until Valentines Day and here is one of my most popular Pinterest pins in recent weeks. It’s a tutorial by Betz White at makezine.com. The detailed tutorial can be found here. I think this looks really effective for little effort. updated 16th Feb 2015 to add original tutorial link
It’s 5 days until Valentines day and here’s a quick make using some printed wooden beads. Miss P made herself a bracelet after a trip to a craft show. You can read about it here.
It’s 6 days until Valentines Day and todays link is to a heart patterned crochet blanket that I began making last year. As you can probably guess I still haven’t finished it yet – it’s a mammoth project but it’s going to be beautiful when it’s done. The link to the original pattern can … More Crochet heart blanket
It’s 7 days until Valentines day and here’s a brooch I made last year I created a tutorial so that anyone can make their own embroidered brooch here.