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Happy Easter! (And A Crocheted Easter Surprise Egg!)

Happy Easter everyone! I hope you’re all having a lovely and relaxing Sunday ^_^ I’ve been for a little walk with my partner and I’m now relaxing, watching movies and eating chocolate!

Here’s a little Easter make – a crocheted surprise egg:

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The cute egg! 

Easter Surprise Egg

Look what’s inside!

Easter Surprise Egg

They’re so tiny

Easter Surprise Egg

Love this log!

Easter Surprise Egg

Any the bunnies love it too!

Easter Surprise Egg

^_^

Easter Surprise Egg

The flower is my own pattern (I will post it soon!) and I adapted the leaf

Easter Surprise Egg

The egg open, and the cute toggle

I got the pattern from here, cute isn’t it, and free!

How is your Easter Sunday going?
Sam xx

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Etsy Finds Friday….. On Monday – Christmas Edition

Oops this is a little late!
Have you noticed my new Christmassy theme of my blog? I changed it today! If you are a regular you will see that is the same theme just a different colour, and I’ve added some snow! ^_^

So, today’s two themes are Gadgets and Romantic! 

Firstly:
GADGETS!!

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Here are the links:
Hard Drive Clock
Rainbow Macbook Keyboard Decal (I want one for my laptop!!)
Playable Harmonica USB Pen – 8GB
Pink Egg iPhone case (awesome!)
Gadget Wallet (This would be so handy!)
Design Your Own Wooden iPhone Dock
Pikachu Pokmon Mouse Pad (Cute!)
Sherlock Holmes Pocket Watch
PDF Pattern For Tablet Cover (Pretty!)

The next set is:
ROMANTIC!!

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Here are the links:
Swarovski Heart Pendant (So pretty)
Linen Heart Ornaments (A lovely gift idea!)
Rose Earrings
Red Dress
Rose Gold Sapphire Ring (I really love this ♥)
Rose Bath Bombs
Fairy Locket
Pyjama Lounge Shorts (Pretty, and I love the rabbit!!)
Origami Lotus Flower

I loved finding today’s sets, especially the romantic things – there’s so many pretties!

Thank you for visiting today :)
Sam xx

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Etsy Finds Friday – Christmas Edition

I can’t believe where this year has gone, its December tomorrow!! Anyway, today’s gift pair is: ‘Pets’ and ‘Cards and wrap’ :)

So firstly:
PETS!!

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Here are the links:
Horse Treat Wreath
Personalised Velvet Dog Collar
Cat Shaped Cat Bowl (I love this!)
Pet Lover Bauble + Donation To A Pet Rescue Centre
Rainbow Rabbit Plush (I want one of these!!)
Cat/dog Collar Tie
Hamster, Rat or Gerbil Bed (My mice would love this)
Cat Cave Bed (Awesome!)
Hamster, Rabbit or Gerbil Stick Treat

Perfect for any pet lover, or for yourself and pets! :)

Next:
CARDS AND WRAP!!

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Here are the links:
‘Wish’ x3 Clay Gift Tags
Box Of Bakers Twine In Christmas Colours (I love this ^_^)
Set Of 4 Reusable Fabric Gift Bags
Set Of 24 Christmas Cards
Gingerbread Gift Wrap (Awesome!!)
Colourful Doilies (Would be great to wrap around the present)
‘Believe’ Rubber Stamp
‘Baked With Love’ Gift Tags (Pretty!)
Christmas Washi Tape (I love washi tape :D)

Isn’t there some great things? I want everything! ^_^

Sam xx

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Etsy Finds Friday

This week’s theme is:
GREYSCALE!!


Pretty pretties… This collection really reminds me of winter and wrapping up all snuggly and warm :) I bet those leg warmers would be so nice when its cold!

Here are the links (in order as always):
Spotty Organiser
Puzzle People Shakers
Baby Blanket
Daisy Picture
Painted Wooden Sign
Lace Leg Warmers (These look so so lovely…)
Unspun Lopi Wool
Super Tiny Felt Rabbit (Adorable!!)
Canvas Bag (I am buying my next bag from here!!)

Go check them out, there’s some great finds today!

Thanks for visiting :)
Sam xx

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My Most Recent (Completed) Crochet Project


Meet May! She was named after the month she was created, and she is my most recent finished crochet project. I really like how she turned out ^_^
This is the first time I have used fabric to accentuate a project, and I love the effect! I will definitely be using fabric in the future!

(A close up of her flower)

The Pattern is by the very talented Stephanie Lau. Her blog is here: http://allaboutami.tumblr.com/ and the pattern is here: http://blog.craftzine.com/archive/2011/04/craft_pattern_spring_bunny.html. I have made quite a few things from her patterns and they always turn out well! I’m currently making one of her penguins for a friend!

Materials used: 100% acrylic from my stash for body and flower; 100% cotton from my stash for nose; fabric cut from old clothes

The flowers in the background will be in a future post :)

What have you been making recently?
Sam xx