Craft

Crafty bits: knitted blanket

Like any cool and hip twenty-something, my Friday night has been spent crocheting knitted rectangles together.  Such a party life I know. Like the majority of projects I start, this has been half done for quite some time.  Just a sad pile of forgotten rectangles getting tangled up every time they got shifted over to […]

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Crafty bits: printed quotes

I’m a massive fan of inspiration quotes.  Any cheesy line that can give you a boost when you need it most definitely has a place in my life.  I’m not however a massive fan of anything too girly, irrelevant stock photos, or anything that looks like it’s just trying to hard.  No offence if that […]

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Crafty bits: cork & nails

This is my interpretation of an image I found on Pinterest and have always been drawn to.  I love line drawings and basically anything that looks simple but catches my eye.  Sorting through my craft room I came across some cork tiles and a box of nails, obvious necessities for a 26 year old!  This […]

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Crafty bits: painted canvas

As a general rule, I hate drawing and painting.  I’d love to love it, but I find the whole process stressful and generally unenjoyable.  Having said that, every now and again I get an urge to do a bit of drawing, and unlike when I get an urge to go for a run, I embrace […]

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Crafty bits: canvas weaving

When I first started packing up my life ready to move house, I had a scary reality check when I realised quite how full my craft room was and how many supplies I have been saving and never using.  This is when I decided to set myself a challenge to make as many things as […]

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Crafty bits: pom pom canvas

I used to absolutely love making pom poms as a kid, but I always remember them being such a faff with cardboard circles.  So much cutting out.  I discovered plastic pom pom makers about a year ago and, not to be dramatic, they have changed my life.  When the makers first arrived, I’ll admit I […]

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