Category things i make

juggling chook

juggling chooks

I followed the instructions on Red Ted Art’s blog, to make this adorable little juggling chicken.  It took me 1.5 hours to put together and hand-stitch!  Fantastically quick!  I’m intending to make a few more of these but I will dig out my sewing machine as it will be even quicker if I machine stitch […]

pen pot

I upcycled an old gravy granules pot into a pen holder simply by gluing some fabric around it.  I used pinking shears so that the material wouldn’t fray. Its basically a rectangle of fabric, with probably half-inch of overlap.  I glued the pot sides (PVA), wrapped the material carefully around and then glued the overlap […]