Basket for Setsuko

I’m going to visit my family in Japan, so I want to be sure to bring something nice as a gift. I also want to take […]

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Super Soaker Towel

I bought a mega huge mammoth skein of Lily Sugar & Cream cotton when I went to visit my mother back in Texas a few years […]

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Christmas ornaments galore!

This year I decided to make lots of crochet Christmas ornaments as gifts for friends and family. Some of them were given as gift sets (shown […]

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Not your average wreath

It’s nearly Christmas, and I wanted to make a wreath for our front door, but since our door is duck-egg blue, I have been thinking that […]

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How to make a wine cooler from an old sweater

Oh how I do love to recycle old things and turn them into new things. This wine cooler is actually the sleeve from an old charity […]

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Kitty cat bed

Eeek! I just realised I had not added my cat bed to this here blog when I should have, so here it is even though I […]

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Usagi Tawashi (Rabbit Scrubbie)

A few years ago when I went to Japan I bought several books from the “Magic Scrubber” series. The Japanese love their zakka (crafts for the […]

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Knitted flowerpot from a recycled M&S biscuit tub

My fantabulous friend Ruth had a birthday and asked her friends to give her plants, as she’s stocking up her garden. I have known Ruth for […]

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