Cutie Pampootie Hooties – crocheted owl keyrings
Say Hello to two Cutie Hooties. These little owls will be winging their way Down Under – a commission for two little girls in Australia. Another fun crochet project, and a variation on this pattern from Ravelry. Check it out. Hope Rachel and Jenny like them…
Spring is springing, so here’s a feast of pretty, colourful, sparkly paper flowers I made to lift your spirits. Enjoy!
Posted by Elaine B on Tuesday Nov 27, 2012 Under Christmas, Felt, Flower, Gift, Heart, Hot Water Bottle, Knitting, Mini Hottie, Pampootie, Tape Measure, Vintage
It’s all very exciting here at Pampootie Towers. Pampootie products are now on sale at the fabulous Formality design shop in Dublin, just in time for Christmas too. Mini hot water bottles, flower peg kits and flower tape measures are all selling like hot cakes! Very exciting, I’m thrilled that Pampootie is so popular with Formality customers. Thank you to the lovely Karl and Patrick…
Here’s a pretty shawl I knitted for my Mum. It has gorgeous cascading ruffles, so you can wear it several ways. If you fancy knitting one yourself, check out the free pattern here. It’s very easy, knits up quickly so you’ll soon have a beautiful flouncy shawl of your very own.
So here’s a peek at my stall from last week’s Christmas Market at the Ropewalk! Wonderful day, with tons of friendly visitors and lots of lovely comments about my Pampootie makes. Mini hot water bottles were snapped up, heart and star decorations were bought, and loads of interest in everything else, including my new flower kits….more about them in the New Year, when I launch my online store!
Posted by Elaine B on Sunday Nov 20, 2011 Under Pampootie
My first post from my new Pampootie blog, gallery and online shop!
Plenty of hand-crafted delightful loveliness to inspire and cheer. Including creative adventures, gorgeous things from my studio, signposts to amazing creative people, cool hints and tips, a tutorial or two, musings on getting started and staying inspired, and my own creative story too.
Have a look around – I’d love to hear what you think, so do let me know. Be a Pampootie Tweep and keep in touch on twitter @PampootieElaine too.
Have a browse through the posts below, and you’ll see what I’ve been up to over the last few years.
To get your mitts on Pampootie creations, check out the shop for details of where and how to buy!
NEWSFLASH! I’ll be at the Christmas Market on the 3rd December at the Ropewalk - maybe see you there?
Exciting things are afoot – lots of new creations in the pipeline, as well as workshops from my studio at the Ropewalk. The adventure starts here – exciting!
Bye for now, Elaine
A little beaded crochet bag I designed for my friend Jo as a gift. It’s lined with vintage silk kimono fabric bought in Japan.
Knitted, crocheted and beaded for friend Berni’s 40th birthday. Kinda dinky, kinda fun.
Little felted handbag keyrings – the first designs and creations I ever sold!
Feels fantastic when people like what you have made so much that they are willing to pay actual, real live money ! Admittedly these were sold to friends, so perhaps they were being kind but, either way, I was really thrilled and carried on making….
A special cushion I designed and made for a friend. Crocheted in the round with lots of different yarns – mainly wool and silk. I’m pleased how it turned out as I didn’t know what would happen…it evolved! Delighted to say that Berni loved it. Happy meditating…………..