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Jenny – Hand Marbled Fabric Notebook Covers

Sylvia and I love trying out new crafts and last summer we tried our hands at marbling on fabric. The results were very exciting and quickly became a bit addictive. The collection of pretty patterned fabrics pieces we had created started to … Continue reading

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Sylvia’s Memory Patchwork blog

Growing up in the 1940’s/50’s, patchwork quilts and rag rugs were essential household items in our home.  Every scrap of fabric was recycled to add warmth and comfort under our feet or on our beds. “I remember that dress, it … Continue reading

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Jenny – A cute girl’s dress

A few weeks ago a friend of a friend, a grandmother to be,  asked Sylvia and I to make a dress for a little girl age 2. The baby is yet to be born so Grandma was planning ahead. This … Continue reading

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Jenny – Our WI Project

Back in January, I joined our local Women’s Institute and no sooner had I sat down and said hello to everyone than I found myself volunteering Sylvia and myself to create something for the Powys Radnor County Show. This was … Continue reading

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We make Bunting

We can make your bunting for any theme you like, kitchen, garden shed, seaside, parties and weddings. Any theme or colour scheme you like and we can make the flags in a number of different shapes, traditional triangles, crescents or … Continue reading

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Sylvia – More Patchwork

I picked up this bundle of fabric sample scraps from Bon Marche Haberdashery in Llandrindod Wells for just 50p. They inspired me to make these colourful totes. They are great for transporting books or PE kits to school or as storage receptacles in … Continue reading

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Jenny – Crochet Hat and Bag

Just recently I’ve been trying to improve my crochet skills. I’ve always enjoyed crochet, although it’s long association with granny square blankets in mismatched colours during the 70’s gave it a bad reputation,  more recently it has been undergoing a … Continue reading

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