Fun with Buttons

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Anyone who knows me will know I have a bit of a thing about buttons. I LOVE them. I buy any that look interesting, whether I have an immediate plan for them or not. Continue reading

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Trousers to Shorts Refashion

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I haven’t made anything in months. Ideas have still been coming, and materials are still being collected, but nothing had actually been done. 

Until now. 

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Sock Monkeys

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I’ve always fancied making sock monkeys. One of my good friends has one as an office mascot (and can be seen here – just scroll down to the bottom of the page), and ever since I saw him (He’s called Alan) I’ve been dying to make my own. So, a couple of weeks ago my daughter and I spent the day doing just that!
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Button Tree

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I found a picture similar to this on Pinterest a couple of weeks ago, and immediately thought, “I can do that!”.

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Birthday Cakes

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These 2 photos are of birthday cakes I made for my daughter. Both were quite a while ago but they popped into my head earlier so I thought I’d post some pictures. I’ve made several others besides these but can’t find any decent photos to upload. If I come across any I’ll get them up.

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Chunky Scarf

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I’m having a little time off work and those who know me will know I’m not good at doing nothing. Yesterday I read all day (which felt wonderfully indulgent) but today I needed to do something. Last night I was inspiring myself on YouTube, checking out different things I could make, and I came across this video:

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