ugly crochet update

I thought I’d share some piccies of the ugly crochet I mentioned in meme tuesday. here is the cushion cover I’m working on while watch vampire diaries courtesy of Netflix:          it was made out of scraps from the loosely termed “scrappy” blanket, which ended up actually increasing my stash by about 20 balls […]

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a baby blanket for odette

i’ve been flat out trying to finish this semester of university and get my degree completed, so the posts have been few and far between. in amongst the cold weather, the study and working, ross and i have become an aunty and uncle for the first time! little odette frances haden arrived in birmingham, uk […]

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how to wear animals part 1

i’ve been sourcing some cute pretties to complete my outfit (and stick in my hair etc) since leaving adelaide and ikeguchi behind (ikeguchi is an awesome store specialising in japanese homewares, kawaii accessories and independent australian/new zealand designers. if you’re in town, go say hi). i thought i’d share a few of my faves, all […]

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fabric scraps

super crafty as i am, i still can’t sew. if i need anything finished off i send it to my gran in terrigal for machine sewing and then it makes it’s way back to me. i’ve got a massive pile of fabric off cuts & scraps waiting for the day i finally learn. that being […]

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finding a class – laneway learning

i’ve been trying to get inspired and use my brain in a different way. for some people that means reading books, playing chess or completing crosswords. since starting my degree six years ago (i study part time), being creative and making things has been my ‘time out’. it’s strange that it took a really technical, logic driven career […]

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