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by Aisles
Wed Jul 13, 2016 10:51 pm
Forum: Show and tell your completed projects
Topic: What's everyone up to?
Replies: 15
Views: 973

Re: What's everyone up to?

sounds like a nice holiday Aisles, not sure about Maplins for a birthday treat :) Carolyn Maplin's in Reading was great they didn't have every thing I required so they got the Farnborough shop to reserve some items for me. Now I can start using my new window seat/craft cupboard. I had a nice birthd...
by Aisles
Tue Jul 12, 2016 12:43 pm
Forum: Crafty Chat
Topic: Craft tv
Replies: 4
Views: 374

Re: Craft tv

Never found either I have cable
by Aisles
Tue Jul 12, 2016 12:41 pm
Forum: Show and tell your completed projects
Topic: What's everyone up to?
Replies: 15
Views: 973

Re: What's everyone up to?

great beading :) hehehe funny bird :) Well I went away to Pembrokeshire with friends to stay at their parents little cottage. We had a brilliant time, did a walk, baked cakes, bread, did a wee bit of hand sewing and crochet, we did some star gazing, went to a farm to buy cheese, a small brewery for ...
by Aisles
Tue Jun 21, 2016 9:36 pm
Forum: Crafty Chat
Topic: June to do list
Replies: 20
Views: 720

Re: June to do list

The window seat/cupboard is nearly finished just needs the doors added then painting. I'm half way through the crochet bunting as I've run out of yarn I'm now onto the hand sewing of the vintage fabric bunting and have to decide if I'm going to add sequins or tiny buttons or beads or not. The large ...
by Aisles
Mon Jun 13, 2016 9:57 pm
Forum: Crafty Chat
Topic: June to do list
Replies: 20
Views: 720

Re: June to do list

oh I forgot to say DH is doing a wee bit of woodwork for me with my assistance ie I take measurement and write them down, pass the correct tool to him and hold things and will be in charge of the painting and the making the cushion that will sit on the top once it's finished. It's my long window sea...
by Aisles
Mon Jun 13, 2016 9:42 pm
Forum: Get creating & swapping
Topic: Anyone interested?
Replies: 18
Views: 1170

Re: Anyone interested?

I've be up for something if you decide what to do and when
by Aisles
Tue Jun 07, 2016 12:16 pm
Forum: Crafty Chat
Topic: June buys
Replies: 7
Views: 296

Re: June buys

I've bought some watercolour paints and more watercolour paper.
by Aisles
Tue Jun 07, 2016 12:14 pm
Forum: Crafty Chat
Topic: June to do list
Replies: 20
Views: 720

Re: June to do list

I've some watercolour postcards to finish and I'm crocheting some bunting.
by Aisles
Tue Jun 07, 2016 12:13 pm
Forum: Crafty Chat
Topic: eek, even more out of my comfort zone!!!
Replies: 8
Views: 288

Re: eek, even more out of my comfort zone!!!

That's lovely
by Aisles
Tue May 31, 2016 2:44 pm
Forum: Show and tell your completed projects
Topic: My recycled jiffy bags
Replies: 6
Views: 534

Re: My recylced jiffy bags

Thank you everyone. I quite enjoyed working on them. I now have another bunch ready to cover or paint.
by Aisles
Tue May 31, 2016 2:32 pm
Forum: Show and tell your completed projects
Topic: A few more jeans bags
Replies: 3
Views: 345

Re: A few more jeans bags

They look great :)
by Aisles
Mon May 30, 2016 6:15 pm
Forum: Show and tell your completed projects
Topic: My recycled jiffy bags
Replies: 6
Views: 534

Re: My recylced jiffy bags

Oh I should say I simply stick a white label or piece of white paper on their fronts to write the address on and I use double sided stickie tape and cellotape to seal them with.
by Aisles
Mon May 30, 2016 6:14 pm
Forum: Show and tell your completed projects
Topic: My recycled jiffy bags
Replies: 6
Views: 534

My recycled jiffy bags

I have been given loads and loads of used jiffy bags plus I have a load from items I've bought off ebay. I hate to just use them once then throw them out, the problem is they are often covered in address labels, stamps, have dirty marks from going through the royal mail system and some can have a bi...
by Aisles
Sun May 22, 2016 10:58 pm
Forum: Crafty Chat
Topic: Needle threader
Replies: 5
Views: 216

Re: Needle threader

It looks like it needs to take quite a large sewing needle ie large hole sewing needle.
by Aisles
Wed May 18, 2016 4:04 pm
Forum: Crafty Chat
Topic: Sewing bee
Replies: 6
Views: 262

Re: Sewing bee

I'm not really watching it this time as it reminds me of my exams years ago ie the pressure of getting a set piece done in a give time frame, using the correct procedure's etc etc I've seen the past ones but then only to see what people make.

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