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Finished powder room

We have finally finished the downstairs powder room. We actually completed it a few months back, but I was still trying to find something else to put in the space. I wanted a surface where visitors using the bathroom could place their belongings. I bought one thing, a small hall table to go in there […]

a few of my favourite things

I do love pretty things. Looking at them makes me feel really good inside, they inspire me. ¬†Here are some images to enjoy. cheers, Debra —ooo— I attend link parties at: sew many ways scattered thoughts of a craft mum a round tuit a pinch of joy sew can do create with joy keeping it […]

Doily Cushion

Doily Cushion

Look at the lovely cushion I made with an old doily. I used some thick muslin to make the cushion and then sewed a large doily on the front. Just beautiful!  

Aprons with a vintage feel

Aprons with a vintage feel

Aprons are lovely, especially if they have a vintage feel. I was thinking the other day what else I could make for the markets, and I decided on aprons. They have become the newest addition to my market stall. These aprons have a pocket. I think it is always good to have a pocket in […]

Doilies, doilies and more doilies

Doilies, doilies and more doilies

I love doilies. I have always been a bit of a doily girl. They are so pretty, they appeal to the vintage side of my personality. ¬†They are charming and evoke memories of days gone by, of sipping tea from gorgeous china cups; women wearing gloves and hats; of all the pretty things, oh I […]

Letterpress drawers

Letterpress drawers

Found this great set of letterpress drawers in Germany and wished I could bring it all home. I do have a few of these drawers, but they are just so nice!! They are useful for all sorts of things. I shall share what I did with mine (once I use them…lol). Yes, another project in […]

christmas is coming

I found some items on Etsy that will be useful in my craft work, the seller lives just up the road from me. I saved on postage as she kindly let me visit her at home to pick them up. I got some little cotton reels, new ones, in a variety of sizes. I love […]

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