It's only taken about 2 years to finish this project but I've finally done it and I've made the coat of dreams!! It's the perfect style, it's warm, it reaches my knees and the sleeves actually come to my wrists!! Why did I wait so long for this??? I have been wanting to make a … Continue reading The Coat of Dreams
Have you seen the Burda Style magazine? Have you ever made anything from it? Until recently I'd have answered 'no!' to the second question but it's been on my radar for quite a few years. I came across this magazine about 6 years ago when one of my students brought it into the classroom and … Continue reading My Burda Challenge
Yep.. I made more espadrilles... but these are definitely the best so far! Grey espadrilles with a twist!
I haven't made a jacket for myself since about 1999 while I was at uni. It was a bottle green jacket, a bit of a disaster and I think my mum finished it for me. I'm not sure what I was thinking at the time... it was same colour as my old school uniform and … Continue reading Power Dressing
After the success of my first pair of espadrilles I couldn't wait to make some more!... clearly my enthusiasm did not amount to me getting on with making them...it's only taken nearly a year to get round to it - the last pair I made for a friend's wedding in July 2017 and I've just … Continue reading I made more espadrilles!!
This has been an epic project but I finally finished it!! Head over to the Minerva Crafts blog to find out more about how I made the Persian Tiles Eastern Jewels crochet blanket: https://www.minervacrafts.com/blog/projects/make-the-eastern-jewels-crochet-blanket-with-julia
I'm very excited about this! I've wanted to try out bra making for some time.