I have made other things too. Please allow me to impress myself onto your retina (not like that): Bird necklace (polymer clay and nail varnish) Flowers (crochet, beads) Hanging Indian style charm (polymer clay, beads) Cushion (liberty fabric) And that’s what I’ve done recently. 🙂 Adieu!
Here are some bird brooches that I have made by laminating and sewing bits!
The mother of my lovely boyfriend, Sam, went on tour in November with her orchestra. She picked up some beautifully designed origami papers, which I have used for the fans, so I have been spending time with these, a laminator, a sewing machine and some beads. Super. They aren’t all totally finished yet – only the […]
I have an obsession with birds. I must admit, when I saw the sketch from Portlandia where they made fun of people who put birds on everything, it made me feel terrible, but then I laughed. I made this brooch. It’s detailed, so hopefully I can get away from it being made fun of! The […]
When something is wrong with your work, you take it apart and do it again. Remember the previous post? The owl phone cover? I unravelled it. And followed the pattern properly. And added in my own stitches. It has worked out SO much better. I am so glad. Before: After: He doesn’t look […]
It is official. One of my hands is significantly thinner that the other. I blame it on crochet. I have at last finished my bag which is completely crocheted using single crochet stitch. I know. I’m mad. But a bag made from the single crochet stitch gives so much more strength than a larger, looser […]
Because you may receive a lovely necklace that I made today! The beads are even double-sided! Woo!
In my final post for today, I have made some more delicious birds and a butterfly that can be brooches, hairclips or decals. Enjoy! I do love a bit of embroidery. I have finished my red hat, but I need to crochet some nice black flowers for it. I’m going to start making another bag. […]