Never trust a mouse with your birthday cake…

Two little pin cushion mice ... so cute... so innocent ... so ..... Greedy!! Well .. that's not entirely true - there was certainly a lot of greediness surrounding Carolyn's birthday cake, but it was all of us and our friends, not the Pin Cushion Mice.  Our  Pin Cushion Mouse cake was a really … [Read more...]

Pin Cushions (including mice) and a new look

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I think everybody loves a pretty pin cushion, and I'm no exception to that rule! Sometimes it's nice to use an item that you haven't made yourself  - there are so many talented makers out there - and as I've been hunting for that perfect new addition to my workroom supplies I thought you might … [Read more...]

Pride goes before a fall

It's true to say I was feeling very proud.  At the age of - no, some things are best not mentioned - let's just say at a slightly more mature age than one might expect - I had become a cover girl!  That is to say, my little mice had been chosen for the cover of a new British bookazine "Handmade … [Read more...]