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Making, Making Do and Mending October Linky

Making, Making Do and Mending October Linky

Oh My Goodness. October. Very officially Autumn, and well on the way to Christmas…Eeeek! Apologies for the lack of a linky last month-September kind of ran away with me… The idea is that we all share each month what we are Making, Making Do with, and Mending, and if you have a blog, you can … Continue reading

Back on track…

Back on track…

I blogged yesterday about how I think that the blog and in fact I, have gone off track a bit lately, and how I want to get back to Making Do and Mending. So I have come up with a list of things I still want to have a go at before the year is up: … Continue reading

Making Do

Making Do

Making Do. Poor old Making Do. Very much the poor relation to the more glamorous Making or the cooler Mending. Making Do has been somewhat neglected in the blog, but not in My Make Do and Mend Year itself. It’s just that it’s not really that exciting to talk about Making Do. It is often … Continue reading

Good Things come to those who Wait….

Good Things come to those who Wait….

Unfortunately I am not known for my patience (to say the least..) BUT one of the unexpected upsides I am learning during My Make Do and Mend Year, is to wait. I have had to let go of that ‘instant fix’ mentality that I used to have, of just diving into the nearest shop whenever … Continue reading

Making Do-the #pinaddicts challenge, part 1

Making Do-the #pinaddicts challenge, part 1

On my other blog for my crafty business, Shouty Cat Makes, I am taking part in something called the #Pinaddicts Challenge. Basically this is for people like me who are ever so slightly addicted to Pinterest, and get sucked into spending a lot of time pinning, leaving not much time for actually making. I thought … Continue reading