Holly, holly …

Craft packages ordered =0, craft packages received =0 If you are are a regular visitor to this page you will know I am struggling to come up with a design for my Christmas cards that will enable me to produce … Continue reading

Vintage Christmas

Craft packages ordered =0, craft packages received=1 Today I’m starting with a big THANK YOU. Late last night my blog tally passed 10,000 hits. When I started out I wasn’t sure that I would even make 10, never mind 10,000. … Continue reading

Christmas books

Craft packages ordered =0, craft packages received =0 As a self-confessed Christmasacholic you might know that not only do I love Christmas films but I also love Christmas books. I have a huge collection. When I was little, a Christmas … Continue reading

Pink whimsical Christmas

Craft Packages ordered =2, craft packages received=1 When I saw this picture, that is the inspiration for this week’s City Crafter Challenge, Home for Christmas, it immediately made me think of Christy Tomlinson’s block snowmen and Christmas trees.  I love her style … Continue reading

Star of wonder

Craft packages ordered =0, craft packages received =0 Feeling very much refreshed after having a day off yesterday. It wasn’t a day of rest, I worked my little socks off. I managed to give my house a good clean and … Continue reading

Service with a smile

Craft packages =0, craft packages received = 0 One of the things I’ve realised when staying away is that the attitude of staff in hotels makes all the difference. If you get a warm welcome on arrival it helps ease … Continue reading


Craft packages ordered =0, craft packages received =0 It wasn’t my intention to do more ATCs for this week’s Sunday Stampers challenge but it just sort of happened. I’m quite sure that when Hels chose the theme – faces – … Continue reading

The Holly and the Ivy – without the ivy!

Craft packages ordered =0, craft packages received = 0 Huddersfield is very cold and very wet. Naturally the heaviest rain waited until we had to unload the van. I’ve taken some pictures to show you just how much stuff we … Continue reading