Crosstitch coaster big reveal…

Last Sunday we hosted a mini competition on our blog. We wanted to know, out of 7 entries, which coaster would you most like to place your cuppa on!


So who’s coaster is the cup of tea on?

Well this is rather awkward! The winner is………. Continue reading

Wee Heiland Coo Coaster

I got the kit for this coaster while we were on our holiday in Scotland. I bought it at Loch Katrine and started this protect as soon as we got back to our holiday lodge. Firstly I had to sew the two blue borders. Next the tartan border in between them. After that I had to sew the main picture. Then I did the backstitching and the longstitching which I found harder to sew in the ends. I had to trim the  fabric slightly so that it would go in the coaster properly then I cut down a piece of paper down to the same size so that it would cover the back of my sewing (because the back wasn’t very neat!😁)


The finished coo!

Snowman Tree Decoration


I made this Snowman at school. It is made from two white pom poms stuck together. First I made the bigger pom pom for the body. Then I made a smaller pom pom for the head and stuck them together to make the snowman shape. Next I cut out a triangle out of orange card and folded it over so that it stuck out like a carrot. Then I found two googly eyes and stuck them on along with the carrot nose.