A small bag handmade, Turned into a crusade, Taking longer than planned, But in no way bland, The stitching was made, So no seam was betrayed, I think it turned out rather grand. I made this same bag last year. It is essentially a triangular prism, made of two squares, with a zip down… Continue reading Christmas presents 4
For travel I bought a camera new, But I wanted a safe bag for it too, I raided my stash, It was done in a flash, Before bidding everyone adieu.
One of my latest projects is an attempt to make more useful things (I have more than enough dresses) out of bits I already have (I have more than enough boxes full of fabric). Thus a knitting needle case, rather than keeping all my needles in a cup (which doesn't travel well). I rummaged through… Continue reading Knitting needle case
As you already know I started weaving earlier this year. The combination of seeing other people's spinning, as well as a shop stocked full of lovely un-spun wool peaked my interest in doing spinning myself. Not having the space or funds to buy a free-standing spindle, I bought a drop spindle, which looks like a… Continue reading My first spinning
Sometimes when I'm not in the mood for designing and making a full blown dress, I make other bits and pieces. Hats, wallets, knick-nacks, ears, tails and bags. This bag came together after I faced two small dilemmas. 1) I was going to go out clubbing with a friend and didnt have a… Continue reading The new Bag Lady