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Amy's Attic

Happy New Year! So 2016 has begun and many of us have started our New Year's resolutions. Mine started a while back. I plan on sewing/crafting more, because everyone has their outlets that relaxes them, crafts are my outlet.

Now we are going to flash back a few week ago *Imagine T.A.R.D.I.S sounds here*. A friend and I were spending the day being ladies of leisure at the local Spa and Hotel, I felt so posh, when I began discussing my recent creative projects. Well after a glass of champagne, pampering and the heat of the hot tub, my friend had said how she found it odd I hadn't started a blog, documenting my projects. Now in the weeks to follow this thought had lingered and after a New Years Bucket List discussion my friends set me the goal of setting up a blog, thus Amy's Attic was born!

The inspiration for Amy's Attic began months ago when I got sick, or rather my mother got sick, of me using her dining room table as a sewing/craft space. I then ran an idea passed my mother, discussing the use of our attic as my creative messy space. Well after weeks of designing, cleaning and lots of DIYing, I had designed my own little creative space, including a Sewing and cutting table.

When the Attic renovations are complete I will get a nice photograph up. At least now the dining room table is free from rotary cutters, paper craft knives and PVA glue!

I plan on updating Amy's Attic weekly or as regularly as possible. I enjoy various crafts so it will be a mix of things.

Here are a few I completed prior to the blog. Various craft types, paper-cutting, dressmaking, baking and school based arts and crafts with the help of my pupils and Teaching Assistant.

Go craft crazy!


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