Following on from yesterdays post, and a bottle of wine, I’m ready to face it!
I figured if I confessed, I’d have to deal with some of these unfinished, unused items that play on my mind as well as fill up my studio…. So here goes, I’m laying it bare for you all to see, showing the stashed and squirreled away corners of my studio, here is a good selection of my shameful stash.
All the patterns I’ve ever cut for anything.
Useful recycling for craft projects and Greenway craft sessions.
Leftover wheat from a wheatbag I once made.
A childrens activity, the travelling suitcase, the first version was damaged and I keep intending to make a sturdier version.
Leftover Old Stock, Mustache mirrors
Old Stock- Dragonfly Brooches
Embroidery Thread, left over from various projects
More useful recycling
An attempt at a crochet bangle useing a slice of pop bottle. (it’s too chunky!)
Old filing cabinet halfway through being restored (ready for patterens and session plans!)
One of many part used or unused notebooks
Piles of photos, flyers postcards, waiting to be skilfully crafted into beautiful keepsake scrapbooks of various holidays/events
An apron made from old jeans, for my job, unfinished!
Some cards made during a printing moment.
Old stock, left over weather Magnets
Old stock, left over mini felt bunting.
Jewellery from the discount bin at Primark for bouquets.
Washi Tape and Origami paper… intended for scrap booking…
Things that I just wanted or I was given…. still unused!
Parts from various mobiles, not put together.
More cards from another printing session
All the kits that come on Mollie Makes
Mini bunting cut ready to be made.
Small rubber cases.
Left over Amy Butler wall paper, I got in the sales for a bargin price!
Old filing cabinet, that I stripped, but haven’t yet finished restoring.
Let’s not talk about the WOOL!!! (there are approximately 4 half finished projects in that pile somewhere including another Cat!)
One of many old postcard/ calendar that I have saved because quite frankly they are interesting or beautiful!
Unfinished paper mache piggy bank
supplies and worksheets from various craft sessions!
That bag is full of SMA formula tins I saved from my daughter, and used for glove puppets.
Various things I brought for bouquets, used a couple of and have saved the rest!
Lights brought on e-bay for the BFG lamp, only used 1!
Boxes for the felt cupcakes!
Beautiful vintage jewellry boxes.
Old business card boxes!
Perfume boxes, that have a magnetic catch to close them, too lovely to throw away.
Tins from veggie pate, too useful to throw away!
Old Stock, button/snowflake rings
A sock monkey ready to make up!
Hand embroidered cushion I was making for a friend for Christmas, still unfinished.
Wooden bangles, I found in the sale, to crochet around like some I’ve seen on Pinterest.