Foxier than a fox fur

Foxier than a fox fur

Oh Mr Fox, you stole my heart and now you’ve stolen others. Just look at these adorable plushies made by you with the new Mr Fox sewing pattern!   Foxes are by the wonderful testing team, from top – Steph @geek_mum, Alice at merveilles of motherhood,...
Foxy hide n’ seek

Foxy hide n’ seek

We’ve been hiding in the limestone mountains of southern China, taking a break from the crazy wonderful of Hong Kong. There we explored caves, devoured dumplings and gulped in lungfulls of fresh air. On our last morning in Guilin the littlest and I played hide...
Balloon Along: Assembly

Balloon Along: Assembly

Up and away, today is the day… let’s make these balloons fly! If you’re making a single hot air balloon then all you need to do is hang it up – I find self adhesive hooks (like mug hooks) on the ceiling or under a shelf work really well. Just...
Balloon Along: Baskets

Balloon Along: Baskets

I have to confess, I find stitching these little baskets very therapeutic. Especially while sitting in front of some trashy TV show so I’m thinking this is the perfect balloon activity for you all mid-week.  There’s nothing too tricky about these baskets,...
Balloon Along: Stuffing

Balloon Along: Stuffing

It’s time to fill those balloons.  Here’s a video I did for the Balloon App on stuffing the tops which is a great tutorial for stuffing any kind of plushie or softie – the key here is to get your shape plump, smooth and firm (if only I was that...