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Four Easy Knit Scarves

Here are four easy to knit scarves that all have a slightly different pattern. I would consider myself a beginner knitter although, in the 1990’s, I knitted a couple of jumpers which included cabling. That was long before I became a mother and I wasn’t so easily distracted. In the… Read More »Four Easy Knit Scarves

bunting on a red gazebo in a sunny garden

How to Make Fabric Bunting

How to Make Fabric Bunting Bunting adds a real fun and festive feel to any celebration and if you make it out of fabric, it is durable and can be used again and again. I made this bunting for my sister’s house warming party recently, all 21 metres of it!… Read More »How to Make Fabric Bunting

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Creative Gift Ideas for Teens and Older Children

Creative Gift Ideas for Teens and Older Children Do your children also love to make a mess? The positive word for this is being creative, I think, and I’m all for creativity! I don’t have a great love for cleaning though and to be perfectly honest, I’m a bit up-tight… Read More »Creative Gift Ideas for Teens and Older Children