A dear friend of mine was departing these fair isles for her home country of Australia and I was asked by the other members of our knitting group to make her a card. Here is the end result. It’s simply a circle of cardboard, wrapped in wool with two wooden skewers – capped with stripsContinue reading “Homemade Card”
Category Archives: Gifts
Ethical Sustainable Crafts 2016
I love a good craft show, it’s my kryptonite! And this year’s National Craft Fair in the RDS did not disappoint. There were hundreds upon hundreds of fabulous handcrafted items ranging from handmade soap, candles, knitwear, jewellery, bags, art and on and on and on. It would be impossible to write about them all here,Continue reading “Ethical Sustainable Crafts 2016”
Lovely Handmade Fathers Day Cards & Presents
Nothing says I love you like a homemade card or gift. Here are some lovely ideas for deceptively easy ones, like this gorgeous ‘I love you this much card‘ from A Day in my Life blog. Read on for more ideas.