Sunny afternoons are perfect for browsing around quaint little curiosity shops. Small American towns boast some of the most fantastic gift shops in the world. I love wandering around charming old streets and stores, taking in a little piece of America. I love the term Curiosity Shop, probably because of Charles Dicken’s novel The […]
Here you'll find easy do-it-yourself craft tutorials to try at home. These crafts are linked to our Irish heritage. We'll also take a look at the wonderful work being done by Irish crafts people all over the Emerald Isle.
Thanks to all who entered my Christmas Angel giveaway. I loved reading about your favorite homemade gifts. The winner of the angel trio was picked randomly from all the entrants. I will be mailing them tomorrow to: Dee Hausker She said: “I love decorating the tree with my grandangels. Paper chains and snowflakes, some saved […]
Because it’s Christmas I thought I might host a little Christmas giveaway for three handcrafted crochet angels. Here is a close up of each angel with their gold trimmed wings and lacy skirts. Vintage clothes pins make it easy to position them on a Christmas tree branch. To enter just leave a comment on this […]
Handmade gifts are treasured by both giver and receiver. Love and care is woven into knitted and crocheted craft items. Judging by how busy our local craft store has been this Christmas season, I truly believe homemade gifts are growing more and more popular and appreciated each year. When I started my blog I promised […]