Rambling thoughts…

I've not really had much to talk about. I haven't done much of anything, I loved the long summer we had and now I am missing it terribly and am dreading the winter. I have never enjoyed this time of year, the darkness, the cold, the wet weather. It makes me feel really low. In... Continue Reading →

Happy Home ๐Ÿ˜Š

I never thought it would happen, but I am actually a home owner! We got the keys on Tuesday and work is already underway! The garden was a jungle but has been pretty much cleared in the last couple days, the kitchen has been ripped out and there was a little room attached to the... Continue Reading →

A Crafty Break

I'm happy that I've had quite a productive week and it's been nice to have time for myself and to do what I love. I wish it would never end. The weather has been stunning, although I don't get out much ๐Ÿ˜‚ย but that's my choice, I'm an indoor cat ๐Ÿˆ๐Ÿ˜ธ Since my last post, I... Continue Reading →

Lunch, anyone?

I finally got around to making this gorgeous Luxie Lunch Bag by Emmaline Bags. I've had this pattern for ages now, I was on the hunt for a lunch bag that would fit a nice lunch box and/or several little pots/tubs. As someone who works full time and has had an on-again/off-again relationship with Weight... Continue Reading →

Box-it-up!

Another test! Whoop!ย I am in love with the latest pattern by Moments Designs, Box-it-up!******Having too much stuff and having lived in shared accommodation for a few years, I am obsessed with storage and boxes and anything of that nature that allows me to happily stash stuff away...despite what G says, I am not a hoarder... Continue Reading →

My First NCW

NCW - that's the Necessary Clutch Wallet by Emmaline Bags. I've had the pattern for ages and been dying to try it, I started it a couple weeks ago but then went away for a few days for my birthday so didn't get to finish it until I got back.***Here is a little gallery of... Continue Reading →

Working through the WIPs

I made a list of my WIPs (Work in Progress) last week and I have more than I thought ๐Ÿ˜ต And I don't think I got them all! ๐Ÿ™ˆ Plus I have a sewing WIP list and a crochet WIP list, I have lots to keep me busy.On top of having lots of things on... Continue Reading →

Hello, Jasper

Follow my Blog with BloglovinThis is Jasper the latest creation from Moments Designs.I was invited to do another test for Liz on her new design and thoroughly enjoyed it ๐Ÿ˜ŠThis foldover style bag appeals to both guys and gals and if you're in a rush, no need to unfold the top, you can access your... Continue Reading →

So, why The Random Crafter?

I never stick to one thing for long, not until recently. I have always enjoyed making something. Origami, cross stitch, knitting, crochet, sewing, card makingโ€ฆthose are just the ones I remember!ย Iโ€™ve been wanting to start a blog for a long time, but never knew where to start or what I would write about. I thought... Continue Reading →

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