Check the box

Up cycling a nappy carton into a toy box….here’s how…

iStitch – a passion for patterns

So, I got an iPad 2 for Christmas, did I mention that? I’ve been playing with it for a while now and thought it might be fun to run an occasional series (iStitch, see what I did there!?) of tips and ideas that might prove useful, daft or ideally both. First up is a simple but deadly…

Yay!!!!

Finally I’ve done it! I’ve got a stitchy corner with all my pretties on show… Want a peek?! I got the dresser from eBay and the rest is repurposed from elsewhere in the house or my stash. The big dresser drawers are full of yarn!!!! The yellow vintage Brio box is 50 years old and…

Oh, come ON!!

I have been working hard on clearing the office and creating a little stitchy heaven for me (and to show you) but it’s taking soooooooo long. Lots of other pulls on my time, some welcome (my boys, oh they’re great) some not so (I think I will throw the iron out of the window). I’m…

Sneaky peek

Well, coming back from a sparse, clean, White seaside house made the chaos of our office space and, indeed, whole house seem even more awful. So we’ve been cleaning, tidying and fixing up all weekend and I’m absolutely fed up of it but…….want to see where I’ve got to in my stitchy storage endeavours?? A…