Hello, Goodbye – An Introspective Retrospective

Hello, Goodbye – An Introspective Retrospective

I don’t usually write New Year posts, mostly because I’m still not sure of myself looking backwards or forwards. Joy, sadness, hope and expectation can all feel a bit of a muddle from time to time, but I have a bit to catch up on. 

This Is Why I Can’t Have Nice Things

This Is Why I Can’t Have Nice Things

Thank you to everyone who sent well wishes for our wedding and marriage! Everything went perfectly and the day was a dream. We are yet to receive our official wedding photographs so we still have that excitement to come, but my bouquet was very well 

Here Comes The Bride!

Here Comes The Bride!

As of yesterday Mr Awesome and I are husband and wife and walked down the aisle with the support of our friends and surrounded by all of the ephemera of a wedding. In my hands I was carrying not a traditional bridal bouquet but one 

The Making Of A Very Special Waistcoat & Top Hat

The Making Of A Very Special Waistcoat & Top Hat

This past weekend has seen a flurry of activity even greater than the recent very busy days we have had, as we sat down with a long list of wedding ‘makes’ to complete. We designed, cut, sewed, glued, printed and folded things feverishly and found ourselves 

A Very Handmade Wedding

A Very Handmade Wedding

Regular readers of this blog might have wondered that I seemed to suddenly disappear almost exactly a month ago, and those who have been keeping up with the events that I occasionally mention to be going on in my life might have understandably put this 

Wedding Things Are Being Made

Wedding Things Are Being Made

Apart from the upcoming Knitting And Crochet Blog Week extravaganza, this blog is likely to be a little quieter than usual over the coming weeks, as in ten weeks’ time I will be a married woman: a Mrs Awesome, and there are a lot of