Craft Please !

  This weekend me and my friend Zoe are hosting another Crafternoon ! This time we are looking at cross stitch and have loved the trend of ‘rude embroidery’ so thought we would give it a go. We have got plenty of hoops, aida fabric and endless amounts of thread for a fun filled afternoon….

Kirstie’s Handmade Christmas Fair

Thanks to Coats craft I had a great time at Kirstie’s Homemade Fair ! It was a great day and I actually got to meet Kirsty while we had a champagne afternoon tea. There were some great stalls at the fair and we attended a few workshops as well. My favourite was making an embroidered…

Amazing knitted bags by lanusa

While researching today I came across the cutest brand on etsy called lanusa. They make handmade embroidered and knitted accessories and have a really cute blog as well. Check out their shop to find their latest collection.

Embroidered knits

As I’ve been looking at different items that I can make at my crafternoon I have really got into the idea of customising everything ! So when I came across the kimono cardigan that had added cross stitch I thought it was a great idea. Here are some ways to make your plain jumper a…

Boho love

Now this may not be strictly knitwear, but I do get a lot of my inspiration for fair isle designs from embroidery and print and thought this collection was amazing. I love the styling of it as its hippy but wearable. I love all the colours that they have used and the embroidery is amazing….