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2017 Goals – How did I do?

At the start of the year I wrote a post about my goals for the year. All of them. From my craft goals, to blogging, to reading, to Spanish, to my etsy shop. All of the things I planned to do this year. You can check it out here if you want to but I'm… Continue reading 2017 Goals – How did I do?

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Life Continues

There are a lot of smaller things going on right now. I might have had an update on my quilt to post if I hadn't been spending most of my time working on a super secret project for my friends birthday next month. And as super secret projects go, I can't share it with you… Continue reading Life Continues

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Card Making

I haven't shown any of the cards I've made in what feels (at least to me) like ages so I thought I'd put a few of them in one post. First off the latest cards I've made, I only just taken pics of them this week. But they are these paper cut birthday cards. These… Continue reading Card Making

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Birthday Bags Part 3: Mum’s Turn

I made another bag....I'm nothing if not predictable. When I ordered my quilt fabric at christmas the store had some charm packs on offer, one of them was prefect for my mum so I bought that. I think I mentioned that before but now I've finally gotten around to making the bag she requested out… Continue reading Birthday Bags Part 3: Mum’s Turn

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Another Birthday Present

Originally I meant to do this and the last post as one but I ended up splitting them up as it got very long and I'm noticing I ramble on haha. But this is another present and card that I made recently, it was for a friends birthday just a couple of days ago. Starting… Continue reading Another Birthday Present

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A Birthday Present and Heat Transfer Vinyl

At the end of last month it was my brothers birthday. I didn't have any great ideas for a present so I ended up asking him if he wanted anything particular.¬†Well he did. He said he wanted a laundry basket... Which might just be the most boring present I've ever been asked to buy for… Continue reading A Birthday Present and Heat Transfer Vinyl

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Looking Backward

This is first half¬†of my Looking Forward, Looking Backwards posts. The one focusing on the coming year will be up in a couple of days but for now, this is a look back at how 2016 was for me (hint= really quite good). This might be quite a long post as I think this might… Continue reading Looking Backward