Hello. I know, I’ve been away, spending a lot of time over here, at that other blog I promised would not replace this one. Writing about masking tape watercolours and halloumi salads. But my real reason for not being here, in this space, is that I have been spending so much time making in my little craft room. I love that little room, because it is mine. Sometimes I go in there just to sit, or stare at the fabric. At night, when I think about watching something, or reading and writing, I hear all those lovely bits of fabric call out to me in a ghostly whisper.
‘Come! Come and roll about in us! Come and make pretty things!’ And I can’t resist.
And in this little room of mine, I have been making birthday presents, Etsy orders, and lots of things for Ava, for this last minute Summer boom and the soon-to-be-here Autumn. Elf hats, skirts, dresses, aprons…