Oh My God, My Wedding is in a magazine!

Ok, not the best title in the world, but oh my god my wedding is in a magazine! Yay.  Happy dance. EXCITING! As you can see, Mattie was not quite as excited by this as us When I planned the wedding with my husband, we dreamed we might get it into our favourite magazine Rock…

I’m back

I’m back! And I’m married! Yay This is not a post about the wedding though, I shall dedicate some time to that when I have the photos to do it justice, as the day really does deserve justice doing to it. But I wanted to pop by and let you all know that I, a…

DIY Felt Flower Buttonholes

No felt flower wedding would be complete without enforcing every member of the bridal party to wear your handicrafts! Buttonholes are super simple to make and I think they look fab! What you need Floristry tape Two felt leaves in different greens Two – three felt buds Lucky clover Wire cutters Badge pins Layout First…

How to make a Hand Fasting Ribbon (or braid six ribbons)

As you all know, I am getting married soon.  In 64 days in fact, that’s nine weeks and counting. There is still A LOT TO DO! But, at least the handfasting ribbon has been made, hurrah! And, being the kind giving person I am, I thought I’d make a little tutorial for any of you…

Happy St Patrick’s Day Shamrock Felt Tutorial

As we celebrate the irish, why not make some shamrock or four leaf clover for luck? I have made these for my wedding bouquets and button holes to add some wedding day luck and thought they were an appropriate felty thing to share on this Irish of Irish days! To make them you need: 4…

Wedding Planning

All the things you need to remember and think about when planning a wedding in one place. I searched high and low for this list, and I came to realise it is a bit like a unicorn, I’m convinced it’s out there but I have yet to find it!  So I had to create my…

Wildflower Tutorial using Waste Felt

When making flowers out of felt, we use all kinds of shapes and all different sizes.  So out of the corners of waste felt you can make petals and stamen. Waste not want not After cutting shapes out of felt you are inevitably left with corners and seemingly unusable bits and pieces.  Don’t throw them…

Felt Flower Crafting – Tools

Before you embark on making any flowers from felt it is essential to have all the right tools. I have found myself stuck mid-flow because I realised I wanted to make a type of flower and didn’t have the right bits so to speak! As well as investing in good quality felt (see my intro…

Felt Flower Making – An Introduction

I love playing with felt, I always have and when I started planning my wedding I realised it made total sense to make all my flowers out of felt as a way of getting back into my favourite crafting. No-one warned me how crazy I was! Which is lucky really otherwise I would not have…