Search found 9330 matches

by Carolyn
Wed Dec 13, 2017 11:33 pm
Forum: Crafty Chat
Topic: More the on channel 4
Replies: 2
Views: 8

Re: More the on channel 4

Ooh on every day now...relegated to afternoon. So catching up on the player
by Carolyn
Tue Dec 12, 2017 6:48 pm
Forum: Show and tell your completed projects
Topic: Lace Zips
Replies: 0
Views: 3

Lace Zips

So I have had a play with my lace zips and made a couple of boxy pouches. I have put some tutorials on pinterest as i was determined not to have any raw edges. Found one quite fiddly need to streamline my process! I then used some denim from old jeans and other new fabrics to make a mini bag like th...
by Carolyn
Tue Dec 12, 2017 6:40 pm
Forum: Chit Chat
Topic: Snow
Replies: 2
Views: 6

Re: Snow

Not sure I would miss snow :) it is still here and v cold now, so quite solid.
by Carolyn
Mon Dec 11, 2017 7:44 pm
Forum: Chit Chat
Topic: Snow
Replies: 2
Views: 6

Snow

Well I reckon we had about 3 inches yesterday, and I didn't leave the house. Today I worked from home and nipped out at lunchtime, so only travelled in the middle of the day.

Tomorrow they say -5 ooh err, have to go to work thought have a meeting planned.
by Carolyn
Mon Dec 11, 2017 7:42 pm
Forum: Crafty Chat
Topic: More the on channel 4
Replies: 2
Views: 8

Re: More the on channel 4

I saw it last week, she does a good job at bringing crafts to the TV, no one esle does now that the sewing bee has gone.

and they are repeating her show from a few years ago too.
by Carolyn
Sun Dec 10, 2017 2:17 pm
Forum: Crafty Chat
Topic: more stuff
Replies: 2
Views: 14

Re: more stuff

used one today....will take pics later
by Carolyn
Wed Dec 06, 2017 11:05 pm
Forum: Chit Chat
Topic: Craft room conversion started
Replies: 13
Views: 70

Re: Craft room conversion started

ooh sounds like it is coming along nicely. any pictures yet?
by Carolyn
Tue Dec 05, 2017 7:48 pm
Forum: Crafty Chat
Topic: more stuff
Replies: 2
Views: 14

more stuff

so I thought I would get these, no idea what i will do with them yet....

https://www.aliexpress.com/item/10pcs-N ... 0.0.Tm5StT
by Carolyn
Fri Dec 01, 2017 11:39 pm
Forum: Crafty Chat
Topic: youtube
Replies: 2
Views: 11

Re: youtube

I am going to have another go at bag making! Think i am in video overload!
by Carolyn
Fri Dec 01, 2017 5:09 pm
Forum: Crafty Chat
Topic: youtube
Replies: 2
Views: 11

youtube

Been looking for some things on Youtube to watch for sewing etc, and have finally sorted out some things into play lists :

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCQFBcY ... /playlists

will sit and watch the bags one as am all ready to have a go at some!
by Carolyn
Fri Dec 01, 2017 5:07 pm
Forum: Crafty Chat
Topic: Gadget - sewing & ironing
Replies: 2
Views: 10

Re: Gadget - sewing & ironing

I only use it for sewing :) don't do ironing proper clothes much
by Carolyn
Wed Nov 29, 2017 10:53 pm
Forum: Crafty Chat
Topic: Gadget - sewing & ironing
Replies: 2
Views: 10

Gadget - sewing & ironing

Not exactly a gadget - but i would thoroughly recommend a silicon ironing mat

http://amzn.to/2Bxt8qf

It is great when ironing small items and fiddling a bit, as you can just put the iron down next to where you are, not need to stand on end or put on the end of the ironing board
by Carolyn
Tue Nov 28, 2017 7:03 pm
Forum: Show and tell your completed projects
Topic: Bags
Replies: 0
Views: 4

Bags

made these last weekend, and also covered a couple of notepads in the dog fabric.

and a couple of pouches for mirrors
by Carolyn
Sun Nov 26, 2017 11:34 am
Forum: Crafty Chat
Topic: Made a mini bag today
Replies: 7
Views: 34

Re: Made a mini bag today

That is a nice cotton webbing that I got from Ali express. https://www.aliexpress.com/item/New-25mm-1-12-meter-Canvas-Ribbon-Belt-bag-webbing-lable-ribbon-Bias-binding-tape/32760022348.html?spm=a2g0s.9042311.0.0.C06hKd I have been using the poly type from http://www.handystraps.co.uk/categories/webb...
by Carolyn
Sat Nov 25, 2017 8:19 pm
Forum: Crafty Chat
Topic: Craft fair
Replies: 1
Views: 8

Craft fair

i went to a lovely craft fair organised by my Little Vintage which is a shop in Olney. She had set up 'stalls' in a garden centre where they have a shed display, so each shed had a 'little shop' inside. Some were maybe a bit small - but it was lovely idea, great used of the sheds.

Go to advanced search