Inspiration: Needle Felted Miniature Creatures

There is something very special about miniatures. I have respect for the time and care that goes into sculpting something of such a minute scale with such high attention to detail. I also have an appreciation for felting and fibre art. When you combine these two forms of art, the result is magical. Here are some Read More …

DIY: Washable Cotton Wool Pads

I don’t personally use cotton wool pads or make-up remover pads, and crochet isn’t my strong point, but when I found this tutorial my eyes sparkled. I’m all for minimising our mark on the environment and I’m all for upcycling items instead of buying mass-produced products, so (sorry friends) these are going to feature in Read More …

Showcase: Handmade Dog Jewellery

I came across these little gems quite by accident while I was researching wood carving, and I fell in love. Particularly with the French Bulldog one (I tried dropping this hint on my partner but he deliberately failed to catch it). These adorable dog rings are handcrafted in the USA by TinyBling, each with a Read More …

DIY: Pop-Up Valentine’s Card

Nothing says “I dig you only enough to put minimal effort into this relationship” like a corny cliche. Avoid the corn altogether this Valentine’s Day and make something that shows a bit of who you are. I found this cute pop-up card at Lia Griffith‘s site. You can find step-by-step instructions here, or use the inspiration Read More …