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by Carolyn
Tue Mar 24, 2020 10:54 pm
Forum: Chit Chat
Topic: Stuck indoors?
Replies: 1
Views: 114

Re: Stuck indoors?

decided that I need to sow some seeds....and dig veg patch
by Carolyn
Wed Mar 18, 2020 7:04 pm
Forum: Chit Chat
Topic: Stuck indoors?
Replies: 1
Views: 114

Stuck indoors?

Come on in and have a chat :)
DH is in the at risk group so we are now in for 12 weeks.
by Carolyn
Thu Mar 12, 2020 8:13 pm
Forum: Sewing/knitting/crochet/needlecrafts
Topic: My first top
Replies: 0
Views: 282

My first top

will add to the blog later I thought I would post my very first foray into dressmaking (well I did make some skirts in my early 20s just by copying a favourite skirt). This was from a New Look sewing pattern 6871. have to say first time I have ever used a fabric that moves so much...and wasn't keen!...
by Carolyn
Thu Mar 05, 2020 11:28 am
Forum: Sewing/knitting/crochet/needlecrafts
Topic: Clear out your sewing machine
Replies: 0
Views: 239

Clear out your sewing machine

I have just taken off the plate on my sewing machine and was astonished how much fluff there was in there, I have picked it all up with the brush and it is actually running quieter now and smoother. Should have done it earlier! there are loads of videos out there - here is one that kind of worked fo...
by Carolyn
Tue Mar 03, 2020 2:30 pm
Forum: Chit Chat
Topic: Cakes?
Replies: 0
Views: 313

Cakes?

Is it me - or are all the cake shops trying to sell even bigger. we have a couple of coffee shops in town and instead of them being 2 cakes sandwiched together they are now 3, with so much butter cram in between, far too much for me. It seems just over the top - but maybe it's me! What do you think?
by Carolyn
Sat Feb 29, 2020 12:31 pm
Forum: Updated my blog
Topic: Bloglovin'
Replies: 0
Views: 213

Bloglovin'

I keep wandering around the internet looking for places to visit and communicate - have just started using bloglovin' not sure it is a communication tool, but early days yet!
by Carolyn
Sat Feb 29, 2020 12:29 pm
Forum: Crafty Chat
Topic: Great Pottery throwdown
Replies: 1
Views: 316

Re: Great Pottery throwdown

they are a lovely bunch of people - down to the semi finals, sad to see everyone of them go :(
by Carolyn
Sat Feb 29, 2020 12:25 pm
Forum: Crafty Chat
Topic: Gardening anyone?
Replies: 0
Views: 156

Gardening anyone?

Are you planting seeds for the garden? Veg or flowers maybe? I can't decide whether to get stuck in or wait and see and maybe just buy some plug plants. This was mine on a sunny day last year https://1.bp.blogspot.com/-OmYfDARvrdA/XUiEJyvVtiI/AAAAAAAAXZ8/5RIInZX2Zrw5kPdMVYcID7L_HyWX-2eSgCLcBGAs/s320...
by Carolyn
Sat Feb 29, 2020 12:21 pm
Forum: Crafty Chat
Topic: Gadgets
Replies: 0
Views: 152

Gadgets

I have added a few more gadgets to the blog in the last couple of weeks:

My trusty snap fastener
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new metal poppers
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Pompom makers - these are just fab and you will get years of use from them
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What's you favourite gadget?
by Carolyn
Fri Feb 21, 2020 2:16 pm
Forum: Show and tell your completed projects
Topic: Cutlery Roll
Replies: 0
Views: 360

Cutlery Roll

Made these a week or so ago, and instructions included on how to make them!
https://craftsbycarolyn.blogspot.com/20 ... k-and.html

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by Carolyn
Sun Feb 09, 2020 11:52 am
Forum: Chit Chat
Topic: Are you visiting?
Replies: 0
Views: 380

Are you visiting?

I wondered if you pop in every now and again and haven't joined? It would be lovely to hear from you?

Crafting? Making?
by Carolyn
Mon Feb 03, 2020 4:48 pm
Forum: Updated my blog
Topic: Been busy again
Replies: 0
Views: 255

Been busy again

Lot's of new things on my blog:
https://craftsbycarolyn.blogspot.com/

also been updating the Country matters blog too
https://countrymattershexton.blogspot.com/
by Carolyn
Sat Feb 01, 2020 9:45 am
Forum: Crafty Chat
Topic: Iron on Transfers?
Replies: 0
Views: 413

Iron on Transfers?

Anyone used these? just thinking maybe could be fun on a pocket of a bag, not sure how easy they are to use?
by Carolyn
Thu Jan 23, 2020 10:58 am
Forum: Gadgets, Gizmos, Cutters and Punches
Topic: sewing gadgets
Replies: 0
Views: 545

sewing gadgets

I have got lots of little things to aid me with my making! I added a lot of them to the blog last year

https://craftsbycarolyn.blogspot.com/se ... 6%20spaces

do you use any?