My first flower

And I’m so excited!  No, it isn’t the the very first time in almost 44 years that someone has given me flowers!  But for the very first time I have made a flower using a flower loom, check out my first attempt.  Now you may have to use a bit of imagination to see a…

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I have done it!

A sense of achievement is a wonderful feeling, and I have it right now.  I launched my Etsy shop (Made In North Melbourne) this week.  My original intention was to wait until I had five items before launching the shop, but I had also set myself a go live target of the 30th June.  I achieved…

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Still crazy, but making progress!

I went out to run a single errand Friday morning, a simple go and collect mission for a BBQ cover that we had already paid for but had not been in stock.  As I was walking into the shop I eyed up the Spotlight store at the other end of the car park to where…

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There is an end of season wool sale

Not having had or made the time for a post lately the last thing you think I would be doing is buying wool, because clearly time on my hands is not in glorious abundance. However the flyer that came in the post-box advertising a 50% end of season sale on wool at Lincraft that started today caught my eye…

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Living under an Etsy rock

We were extremely overdue in putting something on the walls of our daughter’s bedroom.  Very shamefacedly the only pictures on the wall for her to look at have been her parents’ degrees – not particularly eye catching and she may think we are putting pressure on her already – a tiger Mum & Dad we…

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