So glad to see you

Hi, I’m Mimi, and this is my cosy corner of the internet. Like all humans, I have complex interests, so I’ve decided to remake my website and fill it with all the things that I love, so this is the brand new look. I’ve taken out many years of old content so I can concentrate on the here and now, and all the things I am currently enjoying.

The Owner of this site, Mimi Codd, is in her garden with a straw hat, pulled down over one eye and her hair in two braids. To the left of the main picture are two circles, one depicting some scissors, fabric, thread and a thimble, and the other some gardening tools and a sprig of rosemary
  • Simple Dinner Napkin sewing

    Around Christmastime I get a momentous rush to make things. It is the dark, cold time of year that most prompts me to make things that are beautiful as well as practical. It is the time when I am most likely to indulge in things purely decorative, but also to make handsome things that might […]

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  • Handmade Santa Suit 2022

    A quick project for school Christmas Jumper Day was in order as the Father Christmas jumper I made for Bean in 2020 was too small after two years of very fast growing. After asking what kind of seasonal sweater he was after Bean decided that he really did like being Father Christmas and would like […]

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  • Three Christmas cards featuring a brick house with a sleigh outside the front and a reindeer on the roof, alongside a fountain pen

    2022 Christmas Cards

    Timelapse recording of the making of our 2022 family Christmas cards.

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