Friday, 27 April 2012

girl friday 27 april

a bonus part of running a blog is having a reading list that regularly updates me on my favourite craft and design blogs.

this week i have been drooling over the finders keepers markets held recently in melbourne

check out the beautiful ceramic wares, jewellery and inspiring fabric home wares that were on show at the market on julia atkinson's  julia is wanaka based and has her fingers on the pulse of creative talent from downunder.  inspiring stuff!

fresh batch of birds

have made some sweet white linen birds with taupe coloured hand stitching this week

Friday, 20 April 2012

girl friday 20 april and felt

girl friday officially has an on-line shop!  i have opened one at which celebrates all things handmade. am very excited and have just celebrated my first sale this week.

to get there, just press on the 'felt' icon in the right hand column and this will automatically link you to

you can find the handmade items that i make, including the map and golden paper book bunting, vintage linen bird cards and hair clips.  also, i have put some of my limited edition items in there, such as the woodland creatures tea cosies and the japanese belts that i have just started making.

thanks everyone who had a look see! gfg x

dragon in the wagon and bedtime stories

i made two new golden bunting stories sewn onto stripey bias tape this week.  dragon in the wagon features great graphics and rhymes while bedtime stories includes the tales of little red riding hood, the gingerbread man and chicken licken where foxes and wolves feature as the go to villains.

pin cushions

have these sweet little pin cushions and tape in the garage this week