A Great Starter …

 

Just have to become a great finisher!

I find when my anxieties start to get the better of me I bury myself in some kind of crafty, creative project. It’s a pretty good therapy, well for me it is 😉

My my rainbow makers as I like to call them were my project last Sunday. I have more Swarovski crystals than any one human should have and it felt like a good time to use some of the stash along with some mini semi precious stones. A few crimp beads and jewellery wire….. hey presto a little collection to hand at a window that gets direct sunlight.  As if by magic lots of rainbows appear on my walls, floor and ceiling. Simple but very effective.

Theres another baby in my friendship group so another blanket has been started, got until December to finish it 😂

The fabric. Well as if I don’t have enough stashed I found some lovely cotton viscose on eBay for £3 per meter. My recent gypsy skirt makes have been such a success with DD1 I thought I’d make her a couple more. When the fabric arrived, this one really spoke to me, like really loudly. Yep you’ve guessed it, I’ve nabbed this one for myself and will start my own skirt later on, let’s hope my finishing brain is awake though 💤

Happy weekend fellow creatives xxx

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1 Comment (+add yours?)

  1. CurlsnSkirls
    Jul 31, 2016 @ 00:20:10

    Oye!
    Yes, YOU, Lovely One over there!
    Two, count them, T-W-O posts in one day? 👀
    Look at you ! ! ! (Knew your creative self was gonna show up again – hehehe!)
    Love your idea to combine sparkles & shine to hang in sunlight. That fabric looks glorious, and what’s your yarn id?
    All looking lovely!💋 xxx

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