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Ojo de dios 

A “god’s eye” or ojo de dios” is a traditional South American spiritual weaving. (For more history see Wikipedia), but many of us have created these as small children at school.   I can see the spiritual side of these as … Continue reading

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Catnip Mice

After my pillowcase project I pulled out my scrap basket of fabric to dump the scraps in, and Frodo started playing with the pieces as I was putting them in. It got me thinking I should make the fur-kids some … Continue reading

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At last the tassel stash has been depleted…

As the weather starts to cool down and we see hints of real Autumn, my mind turns to the cosy parts of Winter, my favourite season. AND the opportunity to use some of my stash of tassels.   So I … Continue reading

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Bookmarks- Part One, Paper.

In my quest to find new projects using tassels, I am constantly spying tassels wherever I can around me. Sitting in my library the other day, flicking through a decorating book, I wanted a bookmark, but surprisingly couldn’t find one. … Continue reading

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Pom Pom Chandalier!

A few weeks ago I ordered some Pom Pom makers on eBay, and when they arrived I suddenly had a new obsession! These things are as much fun to make as tassels and are equally addictive! Nefertiti seems to agree! … Continue reading

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Woolly Wrapped Twigs

I was inspired recently to create these woolly twigs by a friend of mine, Pat, who is an amazing crocheter. She “yarn bombed” a large branch with her beautiful crochet to create a unique Christmas tree. How fabulous is this???? … Continue reading

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Christmas Wrapping

I have been fairly organised this year and have managed to do most of my present buying already. It’s probably the first time ever, and I have to say I’m enjoying the feeling 😄 This year I will be hosting … Continue reading

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