Easter Bunny using a Knitted Square – Video Tutorial

It’s nearly Easter and the bunnies want to come out to play! This project takes about 1 or 2 hours (max), assuming you’ve already got a knitted square.

Ingredients:
Knitted square (mine was approx 7” x 7”, but any size will do)
Yarn needle
sewing needle
3 x pins
masking or sticky tape
2 x buttons or eyes
scissors
thread for sewing on eyes
light coloured yarn for tail
cardboard
pen
stuffing
length of ribbon for neck bow

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How to make a zipped, lined bag – video tutorial

You will need:-

2 pieces of cotton fabric 9″ x 8″ (outer)
2 pieces of cotton fabric 9″ x 8″ (lining)
4 pieces of light interfacing 9″ x 8″
1 x 9″ zip
Matching thread
Scissors
Sewing machine

Cat (optional)

and about an hour to make.

I love this little bag, and I hope you do too. Have fun with it!

Rachael

Tote Bags Galore

If you are anything like me, you will find yourself at the shop and realise you have no bags in which to put your shopping! Bugger! There is a stuff hole in the kitchen which is vomiting bags onto the floor, but they reluctantly remain at home.

This quick tutorial shows how easy it is to make a tote bag which you can roll up and keep in your handbag, and can make in different shapes and sizes according to your fancy.

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Felt Balls Tutorial – update

Balls!I never in my wildest dreams imagined that ANYONE would actually watch the felt balls video I made for a 30 Day Challenge in 2011, aside from those on the course. I’ve just had a quick squizz at the figures and as of today, the total is  304,491 (January 2015)!

It’s kinda exciting! Thank you all for watching it, and for your comments and questions. I look forward to making more.

I love seeing what people have made with their felt balls. This is a garland made from them. Do share – no shyness required…

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