Tag Archives: Christmas

Gingerbread House

Well, we missed Christmas but managed to build a house for NYE, at least: …complete with a Santa Jellybaby by the chimney! The gingerbread recipe used was this one, although we didn’t follow the pattern provided.  The gingerbread tasted a … Continue reading

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Advent Calendar Stockings

A slightly late Christmas post, and not my own pattern this time. Here’s what I made using a simple (and free!) crochet stocking pattern available here: http://www.pottagepublishing.co.uk/christmas-stocking-crochet-pattern.html An advent calendar for my cousin’s daughter. She’s quite little at present, so … Continue reading

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Post-Christmas Blues….

So, I packed away the Christmas decorations today (a little late, I know, I was in Scotland….).  This involved taking six crocheted snowmen off the tree and packing them away.  I felt very mean with their little eyes looking up … Continue reading

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