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Whilst running round after two bambinos I set up www.kryshees.com making childrens clothes, unique childrens accessories, wonderful nurser adornments and yummy mummy type products. I love things bright and bold and try to bring these into childrens items.

Friday, 26 November 2010

More xmas craft friday - Some truely lush stuff!

I love the work created by Silver Thistle! here are a few of my favs!

Czech Fire Polish and Crystal Innovation Slider - Crystal / AmethystBlack and Silver Vintage Beaded Bauble
Handmade Jewellery and Suppliers of Beading Components. Watch faces, Crystal Innovations sliders and much more at http://www.silverthistlebeads.com/
Just started a new blog at Silver Thistle Beads BLOG Please drop by or catch up with Silver Thistle on facebook at www.facebook.com/silverthistlebeads

And also some Unique Christmas decorations by boxeslines&squiggles! - The home of the Tomte! Bless these cute festive mites, how wonderful for adorn over your fireplace or under the tree!

Tomte Family Collection http://www.etsy.com/listing/62525579...ily-collection
Tomte Family Collection
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Wednesday, 24 November 2010

As snug as a bug! My first crocheted hat!

Ok, so my crochet skills took a bit of a knock after getting the first couple of magazines of learn how  crochet. I got all confused, which admittedly doesn't take much these days!

And yes there were custard creams involved as bribery. And yes again, Emmie is sat on the sofa with her duvet (a special treat she informs me!)

I probably shoud have done some ear flaps, but perhaps the next one might get that treatment. I was quite amazed as the pattern was american so I managed to convert the sc to mean dc, if you tell me that was wrong, then I will cry. But it turned out roasy toasty in the end, and madam likes it, which is a much better response than the poncho of doom got last year....

Friday, 19 November 2010

Christmas Craft Friday!!!

So heres the deal, every friday and throughout the week, fellow crafters alike have agreed to promote each other in the christmas run up to bring to the public eye something perfectly special that would make amazing gifts!

So today let me introduce you to two of my fellow craftisans, Pete Bodrighy & Karen from Angelic Folk!

Bodrighy Wood. With Christmas coming and those really awkward relatives to buy for maybe something on his site at www.bodrighywood.co.uk would help. Wide range of prices and items, all hand made, most from local woods. Crafty things, arty things or downright practical things. You can also follow Pete's mental meanderings at http://bodrighy.blogspot.com/ if you are feeling particularly kind hearted.

Angelic Folk bespoke children’s clothing, handmade with love for your little angels. 
When you buy from Angelic Folk you will be helping to raise money for the National Autistic Society, so you're even more special. http://www.angelicfolk.co.uk and www.angelicfolk.folksy.com
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These are a few of my favourite things from their sites, but please visit them as they have more lovelies than I can even begin to think about!
Happy Christmas Shopping!

Monday, 15 November 2010

Misi Monday - Who'd like some smellies?!

Ok, so its about this time of year when I start my christmas preparations! So my misi monday features some lovely different smellies and they could also double as xmas gifts too! Bonus!

A Pamper box by MariMadi

Pamper Cupcake Box

Rose & Ylang Ylang bath bombs by Bath Gourmet

Rose & Ylang Ylang Bath Bomb

A Soap Dish set by Scent trail

Soap Dish Set

Friday, 12 November 2010

I'm leaving on a jet plane - Folksy friday

God I love that song. A mixed mood today, I have just offically resigned from work and this song for me is like all endings.

So my folksy friday is all about Jet and Planes!

My first offering is a Bumblebee bracelet with Jet by Chain of Daisies
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And for the plane! I found this lovely Airplane necklace by Wicked Wonderlands

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So enjoy these two, whilst I reminsce a little with a cuppa. x

Tuesday, 9 November 2010

Updated shop contents - new silk clutch bags

Gosh, its been a manky day outside, so (whilst still avoiding those dresses) I have listd a whole new bunch of lovelies on my folksy site.

Especially loving up my silk clutch bags!

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Monday, 8 November 2010

Friday, 5 November 2010

Is now on twitter

I have no idea.... http://twitter.com/#!/Kryshees but here goes!

Folksy Friday- Mushrooms

Ok ok, it is an odd title, but in weather like this all I want to eat is breaded parasol mushrooms and I can't because hubby is sooo allergic to them.. :o(

So my devotion to mushrooms...I'll have to go have a biscuit instead!

Blush Mushroom Charm by Paperfish

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A lovely Mushroom Teacup by OhBadgers

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And one of my favourites, a Yew Mushroom Box by Bodrighy

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I will confess to buying one similar to this from Bodrighy for my friends new baby as a tooth fairy holder type! It is hollowed out mushroom box to hide those lil treasures in!

Enjoy and have a lovely weekend!

Thursday, 4 November 2010

A little more dress evasion - Some flower fripperies

So I really am avoiding those dresses! But a fun afternoon playing with my bigshot and some offcuts of leather and suede, fixed with a rivet. I attached a mobile phone finding so you could use as a key ring, handbag charm or something else frippery?! Would love to hear your feedback as I have made loads of these now and have no idea if they are appealing and/or sellable?

Wednesday, 3 November 2010

Its all about the bag!

So this week so far, I have been ignoring the pile of beautiful dresses I have cut out, and to keep me sane (!?) started on a batch of bags made from some wonderful coloured silk with a touchy black flocked design! This is the pink version, and available in gold, red, petrol blue (my fav!) and an autumnal brown.

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I lined with them with a black cotton interior, a handy internal pocket and finished them off with a magnetic fastener!

They are now all in my folksy shop (phew) ....

.....so now for those dresses....or I might procrastinate further and make some huge doorstop mice since they have nearly all sold out!

Monday, 1 November 2010

All things winter - Misi Monday

So with the green green grass all done and gone, and autumn in full swing, here is my celebration to all things winter!

First is an Ice Shard Necklace by RosieJo

Ice Shard Necklace

A Beautiful Autumn/Winter Nuno felted coat by MadameCraig
Beautiful Autumn/ Winter Nuno felted coat

And some cosy long red winter socks by Legyviel

Long Red  Winter Socks

Hope your feeling cosy now! x