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Textile Jewellery Pendants

Textile Jewellery Pendants

A new range of textile jewelry pendants have been in the making -  Rescued pieces of  vintage embroidery have been mounted as pendants and framed and hung with a delicate cord of twisted cotton  I love the fact that beautiful handwork on stained or forgotten linen...

Book Paper Trophy

Book Paper Trophy

I have been focusing largely on paper art and craft lately  There are some gorgeous goodies in production at the moment.  I am loving the challenge of seeing just how much can be done, with vintage book paper in particular. Last week I received an enquiry about a...

Vinyl Record Recycled – Desk Top Accessories

Vinyl Record Recycled – Desk Top Accessories

Ready for this Saturday's i♥market and for Father's Day - Vinyl Memo Note Holders and Pencil Holders, both made from vintage single records.  I love it when you come and say hi! Freshly Found will not be at the Wondermarket on Sunday, due to being hemmed in at...

Vinyl Record Book Ends

These Bookends were originally created in response to a customer's request.  A great way to get creative!  

Book Print Gift Wrap – Stitched and Printed

Book Print Gift Wrap – Stitched and Printed

Patchworked, printed and stitched book pages - made up into gift wrap.  Featuring silhouettes of Dutch lace, ric-rac, etc. Finished size approximately 80 x 60 cm - [32 x 24in].  Ideal [but not exclusive] for wrapping Christmas gifts! Book Print Gift Wrap

Paper Feathers [and Hearts]

Paper Feathers [and Hearts]

We [I have help today - thanks mom] are preparing for the i♥market tomorrow.  These paper feathers will be part of the scene. The weather forecast says there will be a shower in the morning, so I can't think of a better place to be than warm and under cover at...

Jacobean Book Print Poster  Embroidery Style

Jacobean Book Print Poster Embroidery Style

All the work I do with books, leaves me with lots of paper print offcuts.  I am fascintated with the different fonts and colours of the book pages and the way they age differently. I have a serious collection of vintage craft books too, and so I used a Jacobean...

South African Flag Design – Indie Flags

South African Flag Design – Indie Flags

In a country that's had it's ups and downs, we are experiencing a time of incredible national pride here in South Africa.  Hosting the Soccer World Cup has been an exciting and unifying experience. There are lots of South African flags to buy out there, but my...

Glove Cushion Covers!

Finally I have my series of hand-stitched Cushion Covers in my etsy shop! Each one has a vintage pair of gloves appliqued with a short comment stitched on too!I'd like to introduce them to you: "Home at Last" "Round and Round the Garden to..." "I Could have Danced all...