Following a very expensive trip (isn’t it always !) to the Newark Antique show last year, I came home with some of the most yummy goodies including a very sad looking leather case.
For £10 it was coming home with me regardless of it’s state. I quite like buying ‘sad’ things, because most are past their best and it gives me ‘permission’ to do what I like with them, to up-cycle or revamp in my own way.
This is what it ended up like but it looked a little bit different before I started.
Continue reading “A case of what to do with it !”
‘Getting Knotted’ or The Art of Knotting has long been an interest of mine, but I have never quite managed to follow the instructions in books on ‘how to make a knot’…. until now.
Continue reading “Getting knotted – A Challenge for myself….”
Tom of Holland has inspired me to have a go at a little bit of stitchery of my own.
Hand Knitted Garments
Following my class at Hope and Elvis with the wonderful Tom of Holland, I dug around my sewing room and found some candidates for darning.
Some vintage, hand-knitted baby clothes