Merry Christmas 

Wishing you all a very happy, healthy and creative Christmas xx  This is our table all set ready for lunch! Did I mention that we are having a sprout themed Christmas?! The wreath is made from real sprouts, but see my previous post for my other awesome sprout decorations. 

Crochet Sprouts! 

It's the run up to Christmas, I am heavily pregnant, due any day and have realised that since moving from our 1 bed flat into our new house, we don't have enough Christmas decorations to make our new home festive. There is no way I am braving the Christmas shoppers so there is only one …

Happy Hippos

I know that this blog is supposed to be primarily about pearls and restringing, but since I am on maternity leave and taking a little break from that, I have little else to talk about other than my new crochet obsession! I even have a ravelry account!  One of the first things I knew I …

Maternity Leave

Aka: unlimited crochet time until baby arrives!! Just to let you all know that I am now on maternity leave and I am halting my restringing work until the arrival of baby C.  Once I am in the swing of this looking after a baby thing, I will resume my restringing which I hope will …

I’m back!!

To start with an apology. I am sorry that I have been AWOL a lot recently! Things have been manic! I have still been here in the background and answered all your emails - just posting anything seemed to get away me! To summarise...we sold our flat and moved into my parents’ house for a …

Comic Con Crazy

As the marriage vows state, I need to support Steve in sickness and in health, for richer for poorer and from good times to geekier times etc etc or something like that. Which is why, like a good wifey, I am spending my day off following him around London Comic Con 2015.  For those who …