Win tickets for the Knitting and Stitching Show in Edinburgh

The Knitting and Stitching Show is coming to Edinburgh for the second year at the end of April. It is a fantastic event, so if you have never been, do come along as there is so much to see and do. As well as the usual sales stalls there are fascinating things to see including the Textile Galleries,  Craft […]

Christmas in a spin

Beaded Christmas decorations Every year I make some decorations for my tree and this year I’m making a few of these seed bead and pearl decorations to match my current colour scheme. These designs are from my book Simply Sparkling Christmas Beading and are very easy to make. The delica spiral is worked on a bead loom using […]

Sunday morning 

Most mornings I have the same chopped apple/ muesli/ yoghurt combo which I just love ( the secret is to ‘let down’ the yoghurt with a little boiling water,) but come Sunday I like to have a treat! What’s not to like about buttermilk pancakes in summer?    The recipe is from ‘Fields of Greens’ recipe […]