Category Archives: Jenny’s Blog

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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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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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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Jenny – Woman’s waistcoat from recycled fabric.

I thought I’d share with you a recent project of mine. Last autumn I met a lovely lady called Lynne wearing a super waistcoat. It looked very stylish and I asked her if she had made it herself. It turned … Continue reading

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A new year and new venture

For the past few years Sylvia and I have spent at least one afternoon a week sewing and crafting together. Eventually we had amassed such a pile of pretty little handcrafted items for the home, for travelling or just for … Continue reading

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