Sunday, December 16, 2012

Saturday, October 6, 2012

A little bit of sunshine :))

At last , here she is, presenting , Golden Catherine..

Isn't she lovely??

And the Huon Pine stand ..

On to the next skirt... Short but sweet this time...
Happy crafting and thankyou for taking the time to stop by :))
Patricia ..

Tuesday, September 18, 2012

Catherine the half doll..

I love knitting these skirts for Catherine the porcelain half doll, she is so petite and dainty and beautiful when finished..

Back to the next doll which is in a pretty yellow.. Will post a pic when completed..:))
 Happy Crafting :))

Sunday, September 2, 2012

Freida completed..

Hello everyone... I am so pleased at long last this delightful dress is completed..
There were a few hichups along the way, but here it is... :))

She is delightful ..

Sisters Heather and Em..
And last a pic of the Bride doll with the sisters...

Next on the list is Catherine ,, a small project this one, but just what I need to blow away a few cobwebs... The purses have been coming along well , I will post a pic of them when I finish Catherine..

Thanks for stopping by.. :))

Thursday, July 12, 2012


I have been working on a few more coin purses. 3 different shapes all knitted with #5 cotton and 1;50mm Needles.. I love them all but my favourite is the little red and black :))
Pink ribbon roses make a pretty addition.
boxed and ready to be sent to K for her birthday ..

The beginnings of the purse..
Thankyou for stopping by and leaving a comment.. Enjoy the day :))

Tuesday, July 3, 2012

Slow progress.

It is indeed a slow progress on the second beaded dress just like the one above..

 I love bead knitting, I lose myself in the moment. Early mornings when it is so quiet in our home , I find is the best time, no mistakes in the work :))

There are coins purses , and larger purses in white, turquoise, pink..

Thankyou to all my followers, I love to read your comments, If you ask a question I will do my best to answer If I can't i will link you to someone who can ..
Enjoy the day :))

Friday, January 27, 2012

For Jaya and for all those interested ..

I have found a tutorial on you tube. It will get you started , addy Here..

Addy Here for patterns and dolls etc..
This is an addy for those of you who would like to see many beadknitted dresses and dolls.. This site also sells the beads and patterns required...
(I am in no way affiliated with this site ).. This is just one of a few out there.. check them out and let me know what you think .. I hope you will give it ago :))

Wednesday, January 4, 2012

Beads and cotton..

Happy New Year everyone.. I hope it is a crafty one for you :))
Thankyou for leaving your lovely comments, You know I love to receive them any questions ?? ask and I will do my best to answer you right here on the blog ..
There are a couple of orders that need filling this january, so out came the beads and cotton for choosing which order to start on first..
I think the most pressing at the moment is another Freida dress, seems to be popular at the moment..

I love the colours that are available
 in the seed beads..Can't wait to see them knitted into a pattern.. so here is a pic of the cottons I have chosen.

DMC perle #8..

2 Small purses to complete..
I have been asked if I have a shop like etsy??  I do have an online shop on "Madeit".. but it is empty at the moment .. I will have to do something about it :))

That's about it from my craft room today, I need to get on with making these dresses..
Have a great week , See you at your place :))