Hand Made Etsy Products

Now that I have retired from the world of work, I have become more involved in production weaving. I am also now teaching workshops on a one-to-one basis. Here are some Links to my hand made products on Etsy and workshops that I offer. Hand sewn reindeer leather and pewter thread bracelets, made in the … Continue reading “Hand Made Etsy Products”

Needle Felt Snowman

A beginner tutoril an how to make a needle felted snowman. You will learn how to form a ball using needle felting, how to make indents and shapes and how to join 2 needle felted pieces together.

Santa Suit Pattern

In the previous article I provided instructions for knitting a Santa doll. Knit Santa Doll Santa needs a Santa suit, so I thought that I would make him one from handmade felt. I started by felting a fairly thin piece of red felt (approx 15″x15″ Square) How to Make Handmade Felt Santa’s Trousers After felting … Continue reading “Santa Suit Pattern”

Christmas Craft books

Christmas Craft Books Mini Christmas Knits (Twenty to Make) ‘Twas the Knits Before Christmas Knit Christmas Stockings!: 19 Patterns for Stockings and Ornaments Mini Christmas Crochet (Twenty to Make) Christmas Angels and Other Tatting Patterns Little Christmas Decorations to Knit & Crochet EBay

Knit Santa Pattern

Christmas is fast approaching, so time to start making your Christmas crafts. Here is a free knitting pattern for making a Santa Claus doll. The body has been handknit using pure DK weight wool and size 4mm knitting needles. I have used merino wool roving for the body stuffing, so that this can be felted … Continue reading “Knit Santa Pattern”

Christmas Stocking Knitting Motifs

Christmas stockings are fun to knit because you don’t have to be exact on the size, you can use up leftover yarns and you only need to make one. For this stocking I used handspun yarns. Starting with a Red coloured yarn, Cast on 55 stitches or adjust to the desired size. Width at Top: … Continue reading “Christmas Stocking Knitting Motifs”

ABC Knitting Motif

Personalize your knitting project. Knit the alphabet with this free ABC knitting motif pattern. Christmas Knitting The Christmas Knitting Motifs ABC’s – The Alphabet Motifs Christmas Stocking Pattern Christmas Craft Projects Christmas Stocking Motifs ABC Knitting Motif Needle Felted Christmas Ornaments Christmas Felt making Christmas Crochet Christmas Beading Christmas Knitting Christmas Crafts 55 Christmas Balls … Continue reading “ABC Knitting Motif”

Christmas Stocking Knitting Pattern

A free knitting pattern for a Christmas stocking.