Tag: handmade

Baby Booties

For the last craft fair on May 12th I made some Baby Booties mostly from this pattern Baby Button Mary Janes                             […]


Latest Craft Fair

Took part in the latest craft fair at the Catholic Hall in Swanage. the weather was a bit odd, lot of rolling sea mist but the footfall was good. First time on display for my […]


Fingerless glove – 84 cylinder

Recipe for a Fingerless Glove – 84 cylinder using 4 ply sock wool (Regia, Opal, Stylecraft, Drops Fabel, Scheepjes Invicta Extra etc.)             This glove has a hand knitted thumb and knitted cast […]


CSM fingerless gloves

Been asked to make some childrens fingerless gloves. I normally make these. So I made the pattern but added Lycra and reduced the tension by 1 setting. This is the result, a very stretch smaller […]


Crochet square motif waterfall cardigan

Crochet  square motif waterfall cardigan I’m so pleased with this cardigan, it get many admirers and is so comfy to wear   This is more a recipe rather than a pattern. Using any yarn and […]


Workshop Handmade Christmas – Paper & Yarn

What a great day yesterday in our workshop handmade Christmas – Paper and yarn. Lots of lovely ladies, some new attendees and some ladies who have been before. This time we were fortified by Chocolate […]


Crafts by the Sea – loft shop and website/facebook

Spent the last couple of days setting up the Loft Shop with Jane Colquhoun and Julie.  The shop is now open and operating on Summer Opening times (being a holiday resort we will open more […]


Crafts by the Sea loft shop & website

Been a bit busy of late, what with the upturn in the weather from low temperatures for this time of year to a mini heat wave this week.  The running has been abandoned for a […]