Christmas Tree Decorating

This year we were a little late in putting out tree up – I have to admit we’re struggling to get into the Christmas swing of things – we’ve just been so busy with one thing and another, it seems to have arrived all of a sudden, anyone else feel the same way?

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More Christmas Card Making

After getting started on my Christmas cards last week, I’ve been busy making even more cards! I’ve vowed not to buy anymore card making supplies, and have now made a very small dent in my vast store after making an additional eights cards and some gift tags, but more of that to come in another post . . .

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Christmas Card Making Time!

This year I’ve decided to get cracking on my Christmas cards early, in a hope of avoiding a frantic rush at the beginning of December, desperately trying to pull something together in time for the last postal day before Christmas.

I decided to do something completely different this year, and went for a simple yet sophisticated snowflake design,using my favourite square card blanks as a base.

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Chunky Knit Scarf

I hope everyone had a wonderful Christmas and New Year!? It has been quite a busy few weeks. We spent this Christmas at our house in the morning and then traveled across a beautifully sunny New Forest to Jason’s parents for a few days of festive cheer, and then made the traffic laden journey up to my parents in Suffolk and then back down to Bournemouth on New Years eve.

I feel like now I can finally catch my breath and write about all of the bits and pieces that I made for friends and family.

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