My aim for the year, is to showcase what can be created and made using sustainable materials. The ideal scenario will be to use what I already have to hand.
At the start of 2018 I planned 18 things that I was hoping to complete during the year. Some habit driven, some one off events.
The weather here as been fairly poor for our first week, lots of rain, lots of wind and so plenty of time to be spent indoors working on small projects – both crochet and sewing.
This month I have been set a couple of challenges which I have been expected to complete.
Over the past few weeks I’ve been quietly crafting away. Husband and I are in the process of trying to move. It has been something of a tortuous process which started last October. Suffice to say, we have been living with half built wardrobes and a fair percentage of my crafting paraphernalia has already been… Continue reading Crafting Times
And here it is, 2017, a brand new sparkly year, full of hopes and dreams of better things to come.
Normally at this time of year I am getting a little over-excited.
One of the best things about living in Portugal for me, is the relaxed approach to life
I have discovered a talent for crafting. All things crafting. It seems I am also very good at it. I have started creating home-made bags of different sizes and styles. Some are based on patterns I have found on the internet. Some are blatant copies of those I have seen in shops on my travels… Continue reading From Teacher to Trader