the thrill of the make

modflowers: Liberty dolls

People often talk about the thrill of the chase. But for me, it’s all about the thrill of the make. When it all comes together, making is the best thing in the world. I’ve just completed the latest batch of Liberty dolls, … Continue reading

turned out nice – eventually

twirly corsages - 3 560

It is a good feeling indeed to finish off jobs that need finishing off. I have never been a particularly good finisher-off-er. I’m the sort that gets all enthused by a project and gets stuck in, only to then get … Continue reading

floaty flirty girls

I seem to be on a bit of a spree of making dangly things. I suppose it’s the time of year. Before long, we’ll all be thinking about putting up the tree and hanging pretty things from the boughs. Talking of … Continue reading

…and breathe!

So I did it! I got the two current batches of dolls that I had on the go completed yesterday. Now that might not sound like much to you, but I’m pleased as punch. You see I’m always a tiny … Continue reading

new girls

The new girls, that is. These four are the first of a new batch of vintage Liberty fabric dolls, made using some of the wonderful stash I was sent by Sarah Campbell the other day… My vintage button and trim stashes have … Continue reading

gratitude & apologies

I realised yesterday that sometimes I am not very good at gratitude. I think I take after my Dad, in that I can get just a bit too focused on one thing… which means that as a result, other things pass … Continue reading