Category Archives: Crafts

Photography Challenge!

As part of my 30 day challenge I’ve been working on my photography and editing skills. Still very basic but I think I’ve made huge progress. Here is one of my first attempts:And here are some I took today. Hopefully … Continue reading

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The Epic A Sale A Day Challenge! Eek!

Ok so I’m setting myself a challenge. Lots of lovely people are visiting and liking my etsy shop and other social media pages but sales are slooooow so I’ve decided to take on the 3o step challenge! Hopefully you will … Continue reading

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Woodland Creatures Move in Under the Rowan Trees

This week Under the Rowan Trees has launched a new range of exclusive wooden jewellery in our etsy shop. Items have been designed and laser cut by the fantastic Chris from Laser Cut Supplies¬† The earrings use surgical steel earposts … Continue reading

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Sorbus Scarf – Coming soon!

I’ve had the sewing machine out this evening! This is a sneak peek of our new Sorbus scarf. It can be worn in many different ways. Here it is as a cowl, scarf and shrug. I love it. I hope … Continue reading

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Hooping Marvellous!

I’ve been playing with different media this week: fabric, buttons, silk, decopatch, washi tape, double sided sticky tape… what’s not to love? ¬†I made a bit of a mess in the process (oops!) This make was inspired by Eva Cassidy’s … Continue reading

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Progress on the 12 shawl challenge

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Looks like I’ve at least started 12! I’ve got three more on the go though!

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Just sitting down in the garden with a fruit scone and a cup of tea to try out the butterfly stitch prayer shawl using gorgeous rainbow lace from Cuddlebums. The sun is shining and the birds are singing. Fingers crossed … Continue reading

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