Sunday, 25 October 2009

My finished costume

My finished costume , originally uploaded by ITSABEE.


Wednesday, 10 June 2009

theatre costume design n me!

This is where ill be spending the next 2 years,it is the most wonderful place,im soooooooooooooo excited and cant wait till sept to play on all the sewing machines and meet all the other costumers.

ETSY community council.

Ooooh im so excited
i really didnt think id be selected and had put the application to the back of my mind,but Matt Etsy admin sent me a convo saying i was in .
i cant wait to find out what it will involve but i now feel a part of ETSY after 12 months.
more to come on the community council..............................

Friday, 15 May 2009

crafters apron,in alexander henry "sew now sew WOW" cotton.

i am so in love with this fabric,i couldnt resist making a lovely apron with it.

Wednesday, 29 April 2009

our new kitten,Orlando severus Petrelli.

he is toooooooooooooooo cute!

Monday, 27 April 2009

trio of poetic roses

trio of poetic roses, originally uploaded by ITSABEE.

thes have been on my sewing table in pieces for about a week,WOW id forgotten how hard it was working when you have young children in the house,i need about 4 extra hours a day!
On a positive note i got to work at the creative stitches and hobbycrafts fair at Aintree racecourse on sun and saw some amazing embriodery and a shaun th sheep display which was all knitted,but i forgot my camera so i cant share it!!!! (make that earlier request for an extra 5 hours) Bee

Tuesday, 21 April 2009

finished ring pillow in plum.

finished ring pillow in plum., originally uploaded by ITSABEE.

loved making this custom order ring pillow,i have made a mental note to do more beadwork

Sunday, 12 April 2009

Picture 992

Picture 992, originally uploaded by ITSABEE.

this bouquet is so lovely,the textures are sooooo nice!

trio of floral blooms.

trio of floral blooms., originally uploaded by ITSABEE.

this fabric is quite over the top floral,but i think it makes lovely fabric flowers!

Friday, 10 April 2009

fabric flowers,butterfly blooms

fabric flowers,butterfly blooms, originally uploaded by ITSABEE.

I adore this butterfly print cotton i got from Voirrey embroidery in Brimstage last week.
these would look perfect in a tweens room!

fabric flowers,pom pom blooms

fabric flowers,pom pom blooms, originally uploaded by ITSABEE.

inspired by a 60s pattern for lavender sachets, im loving making these!

Wednesday, 8 April 2009

Waiting for change

I am not known for my patience,but i really cant wait for liverpool community college to get back to me about the costume course i applied for,meanwhile i will continue chasing up the many costumes ive made over the years to photograph for my portfolio.should i include the robot costume that my hubby and i made for a competition on the tv show Smile on BBC2, which won or lil girl a nev bear teddy,HMMM maybe not, it was made from the cardboard boxes from our kitchen units and a metal balti bowl!

Dolly picture holder keychain in martini summer

love this oh so flamingo fabric,im going to make one of these for myself!

Wednesday, 1 April 2009

Caitlins memory quilt,ufo now a fo!

here is the finished memory quilt!

Monday, 30 March 2009

michael miller grapes key/purse tag

Picture 933, originally uploaded by ITSABEE.

i really love this picture of the purse charm i made ,the hard work with the camera seens to be paying off,yeayy

Handmade purse charm in michael miller grapes,modelled on my lovely new handbag

Picture 940, originally uploaded by ITSABEE.

layers of cotton, interfacing,woool silk blend and felt,machine and handsewn by me,this one has a clear vinyl photo holder on the back.

Sunday, 29 March 2009

Finish that ufo! memory quilt for my little niece.

Another ufo that i need to get my scissors into,these clothes were given to me a "while" back by my sister in law to turn into a memory quilt for her daughter. Watch nthis space memory quilt coming soon!!!!!!!!

finish that ufo! suit for my 3 yr old.

Added to my flickr group,finish that ufo! a group i set up to give support to crafters with bags/boxes full of unfinished crafts.

Monday, 9 March 2009

Elliot the pirate

AARD, originally uploaded by ITSABEE.

I had fun playing on Picnik and turned this pic into a cooooool pic,my boy is too cute!

Friday, 20 February 2009

Twitter addict

i am officially a twitter widow! but what a good way to get me creating and loads of ties done and personally love this one,appliqued with fireman fabric.

Thursday, 29 January 2009

Embroidered linen cuff with polymer clay owl button

listed on etsy,handmade by me itsabee.

Elliots 3rd birthday cake.

Elliots 3rd birthday cake., originally uploaded by ITSABEE.

Lee and i let Elliot pick which cake he really wanted for his birthday,he chose a dragon from a marks and spencer party food cookbook,it turned out okay.

Friday, 16 January 2009

my handmade brooches

my handmade brooches, originally uploaded by ITSABEE.

all for sale on etsy and folksy.

New York brooch

New York brooch, originally uploaded by ITSABEE.

loved making this and it turned out perfect!

Bunny brooch

Bunny brooch, originally uploaded by ITSABEE.

KAWAII made this tonight love doing machine embroidery,made a note to do more!

Monday, 5 January 2009

Etsy Front Page 1/5/09 ITSABEE

yeayyyy i did it again,i loved this one and im glad all the talented artists got front page................coooooolllllll

The piece that does not fit anywhere.

Folksy "make the news" entry. Melanie Jones mum of Rhys Jones,spoke of her family of being a jigsaw puzzle with a piece missing.I decided to represent a piece which had no place within their beautiful family,or anywhere in society.

Saturday, 3 January 2009


belindas 181, originally uploaded by ITSABEE.

cute and handmade girls headband and matching cuff,my daughter has her eyes on this one....................................

Thursday, 1 January 2009

Custom order hat for etsy.

Custom order hat for etsy., originally uploaded by ITSABEE.

The mouth on this custom order hat drove me nuts but it looks really cute,Bee


penny, originally uploaded by ITSABEE.

This is Penny my 9 yr old teacup yorkie,i played with this photo on Picnik on Flickr,and i think it looks really cute!

Etsy Front Page 12/29/08 ITSABEE

My blue treasury made front page,in total 6 items sold,i was over the moon!