Christmas Past by Lizzy

So now the festive season has past I can blog about some if the gifts I made for family & friends. I tried to hand make as much as I could partly because i love sewing & partly to save money as recently moved house.

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I started by making stockings for my two grandkids which snowballed into a grand total of 15! What was I thinking!!!!…

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#1 for my granddaughter Honey, lots of pink & Pom poms

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#2 & #3 were two similar funky penguin stockings for grandsons Archie & Finley

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#4 was a delicious polar bear fabric for baby granddaughter Chloe

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#5 for grandson Harrison gingham & snowman motif

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#6 was for his sister Bailey, little gingerbread men fabric

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#7 was for work mate Kate, classic Christmas stripe with Suffolk puff embellishment

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#8 was for my daughter & fellow blogger Laurie who chose Scandinavian style red & white fabric, I added a £1 Christmas dec from Wilkinson’s plus a few old look bells

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#9 & #10 for my two little nephews JJ & Joel…left the plain as well…time ran out & they needed posting! I’d intended to pop tractors on as they live a pretty farming lifestyle in Suffolk

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#11 was for my mum who has a wonderful garden which attracts many birds…she especially loves the robins.

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#12 for my sister Cris, another made from the ginger bread men fabric

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#13 was some super cute reindeer fabric with a frilled top so more of the design showed, this was for my oldest daughter Sophie & probably my favourite

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Oh dear we had Christmas craft chaos for weeks!
…finally #14 & #15 were for my own fire place, more scandi fabric & some prancing reindeer

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About Craft Hill Fabric Artisans

Hi, we are a mother and daughter tea drinking, tattoo wearing duo of crafters. Every Wednesday evening we get together and make beautiful things for friends, family and sometimes ourselves. Helped along the way by sometime models & general pests Izzy the Border Terrier & Archie the Patterdale terrier (spot them in our pic's) We are both living in beautiful Devon but grew up in Norfolk. We call ourselves Fabric Artisans & this has come down through five generations of seamstresses, needle women & crafters of all things fabric.
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  1. Pingback: Squishy Christmas trees, more of our pre Xmas sewing. | Craft Hill Fabric Artisans

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