This post is for the wonderful participants in my ‘Crochet Cuteness’ class at the Zero Waste Festival last weekend, and anyone else who wants to have a go at making their own amigurumi toys. Here’s the little fella I made in his new home, my daughter’s doll house.
Prior to this post I’ve included a list of menswear brands in a previous post on Father’s Day crafts which I’ve been updating as I go but thought it was about time that I gave it a dedicated post, and here it is. You might notice that this blog post is being published a few […]
Obviously the most sustainable gift would be one that doesn’t create any waste at all, like your time. Strangely this gift doesn’t go down very well with my kin. Next is the gift of experience. I’ve tried experience gifts over the years and they’ve been met with mixed feelings. Some have been tremendously well received while […]
I can’t believe I’ve been writing this blog for over a year without mentioning what has become a cornerstone of my life. I joined my first knitting group about 4 years ago during the winter months. Seemed like a good way to keep these gardening fingers busy while the garden was snoozing. Little did I know […]
I adore the colourful placemat and costers by Dundalk based company Green Gorgeous. Made from 100% wool felt in Ireland these are gauranteed to brighten up any table. E