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The future is in our hands.

Old wool room gets new life.

Joining Bacon’s Show and Tell this week with the topic of something  old about the house, I bring you the up cycled, repurposed Wool Room. There has been a shift in our cottage as can happen as a boy grows. … Continue reading

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ami eyes

An article about amigurumi eyes and eyelids from Squirrel Picnic inspired me to rethink Tatty the Brindle kelpies eyes.  I obtained her very unique eyes from Suncatcher Craft eyes and I was happy with them but something was missing even with the black eyeliner … Continue reading

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Mr Bowie fan art Suncatcher Eyes Edition

                  Photo courtesy of Hands on Bowie. Mr Bowie poses with his fan art sent to him by me. My work is made more beautiful by the lovely Michelle of Suncatcher Craft … Continue reading

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Merbys Beatle contest, spinning wheel edition.

My entry plus unveiling of my surprise.    Good Day Sunshine Good day sunshine, Good day sunshine, Good day sunshine. I need to laugh, and when the sun is out I’ve got something I can laugh about, I feel good, … Continue reading

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a visit to the magic aussie bush.

                I had a grand adventure on the weekend which involved a trip to Barker’s Creek, home of fellow blogger, Bev and her lovely husband Phil. Bev (aka fozziemum) blogs about life in rural … Continue reading

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