Fabric mask

Fabric mask

I’ve been testing out several different tutorials this week, with different variations. So far this is my favourite one to make. Although cutting out the fabric takes a little longer than the pleated masks, the sewing part is much much quicker. There’s 2...
Crochet Mini Octopus

Crochet Mini Octopus

Key:CH = Chain stitchDC = Double CrochetDC2Tog – slip 2 stitches onto your hook before making the DC stitch in roder to reduce the number of stitches overall.SS = Slip StitchTR = Treble Crochet This will be crocheted in the round. Start with 2 CH and then make 6 DC...
February 2020

February 2020

February was all about launching Mossley Hill Matters. This is really important to me because I want to know what residents think. In the run up to the first meeting I started engaging in conversations on NextDoor and Facebook – in fact it was largely the...
Car free…

Car free…

Following my Car Free Day a couple of weeks ago, I’ve become quite a convert to public transport. Sure it takes longer, but that doesn’t have to feel like a waste of time. Of course, if you’re on the train during rush hour and it’s standing...
Car Free Day

Car Free Day

I didn’t need a car when I lived in London, with tubes running every couple of minutes, regular buses, trams and rail, getting around is an easy task. But since I moved back home, the only time I use public transport is when my car is at the garage for its MOT....