Category Archives: Crafty stuff

Fiddle Things

I haven’t blogged about my crochet work for a while now but The Pie Patch Shop is still going strong.

I inadvertently stumbled across a new idea when talking to another mum at the school gates. Her daughter had developed a habit of picking and scratching at the skin on her face. It had started off as one tiny bug bite. The bite had long since disappeared but the girl couldn’t seem to break the habit and she had a scattering of sores over her nose and cheeks. I’m not sure she was even aware that she was doing it and the mum was at a loss to know how to help her to stop.

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Silent Sunday (17/5/2015)

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Shamu Makes

I’m a bit of a yarn hoarder. I cannot lie. Particularly the good stuff. Posh yarn, hand-dyed by small scale work-at-home producers is a vice of mine. But it’s so SO lovely I have a tendancy to keep it and not use it. I just get it all out once in a while to look at and stroke … like a total yarny loon pot!
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Silent Sunday (22/3/2015)

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Silent Sunday (8/3/2015)

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Silent Sunday (1/3/2015)

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Silent Sunday (8/2/2015)

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