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Things I learned from Me Made May 2017

I think the biggest thing I learned was that I don’t have enough handmade clothes to sustain me for an entire month – not even as a minimalist/ capsule wardrobe. The second thing was that I am all about the … Continue reading

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Experiments with a minimalist wardrobe.

I wrote a blog post a few months back about having too many clothes (you can find it here) and had always planned on down sizing my existing wardrobe but I wanted to talk to you all about the accidental … Continue reading

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Craft Room Envy

Firstly I should just come right out and say it, I need to be banned from Pinterest! No good ever comes of me going on there, I either disappear into a black hole and only emerge hours later having spent … Continue reading

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2017 – a year of slow crafting

For 2016 my aim for the year was to embrace a more mindful approach to my crafting projects (an purchases!) and overall I had a pretty successful year. This year I have decided to aim for a slow approach to my … Continue reading

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Reunited with my stash.

Now before anyone gets too excited I should perhaps point out that this hasn’t actually happened yet but it is mere days away. Much as I can’t wait until I can get my hands back on all the crafting goodness … Continue reading

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Sheep breed spinning study.

Just under 2 years ago when I bought my spinning wheel I decided I wanted to embark upon a sheep breed spinning study. Up until then I had mainly spun merino on my spindle with the odd foray into unspecified British … Continue reading

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Dreaming of a handmade wardrobe.

Part of my year of mindful makes was to make more effort to create a handmade wardrobe, for 4 reasons; If I made them myself I may end up with closes that fitted me better than shop bought clothes I could … Continue reading

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