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Shopping & selling at handmade events

It’s been a busy few weeks lately at PepperPot and I’ve been really enjoying branching out into making a new range of dolls. I’ve also been spending my weekends at handmade markets. A few weeks ago I visited Crafty Vintage at Bowland Brewery in Clitheroe. I love Crafty Vintage events – always in brilliant venues… Continue reading Shopping & selling at handmade events

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Brighten your day – a wet felting tutorial 

It’s a cold grey February day so I’ve been trying to brighten things up making felted wool balls. There are loads of tutorials around for making wet felted balls, you can make them in the washing machine, or even shake wool around in a pot, but this is how I like to make them. All… Continue reading Brighten your day – a wet felting tutorial 

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Every mum should have a hobby…. back to where it all began

Looking back through my old blog i found this post, which i wrote in 2013 when i started making things as a hobby. Its good to be reminded of why you do what you do sometimes… I have always loved crafting and anything creative, but having children can lead you to put so many things… Continue reading Every mum should have a hobby…. back to where it all began