Tagged with craft fair

Plarn

Plarn

I’ve been experimenting with ‘Plarn’ – plastic yarn. The idea is that you cut up old plastic bags into thin strips and then use the lengths as you would wool or yarn to make new things.  The ultimate in upcycling, bags that you no longer use, that  you probably got for free and if you … Continue reading

Christmas Fair

Christmas Fair

Well yesterday was the Probus Village Christmas Fair.  I arrived in good time, bagged a good table and began to set up – it is surprising how long it can take to set up, but the picture below is my table just before the start.  I think I need to get some more height onto … Continue reading

Decorations

Decorations

Today I finally got around to finishing off the decorations I started the other week.  I must have been very organised when putting away the Christmas decorations last year.  I knew we had some cans of gold spray so I sent my husband to the loft to search through the Christmas box.  He found a … Continue reading

We’re all at it

According to this article on the BBC website everyone (well I might be exaggerating there) is a crafter. It is interesting to read how much people make out of selling on-line and how having stalls at craft fairs etc does not prove to be time effective.  All food for thought at the moment, especially as … Continue reading