Anxiety · Bipolar · City & Guilds · crafts · simply needlecraft

Putting on the Brave Face!

Hi Everyone, Yes It’s me…..I’m back and blogging. I’m going to put an hour aside here and there to make time to blog….I’m determined. Life’s been very hectic to say the least this year. I have the shop full-time now as well as running sewing/craft workshops in the evenings and weekends. On top of that… Continue reading Putting on the Brave Face!

Anxiety · Bipolar · City & Guilds · depression · me · my family · Uncategorized

Its been a while….

Hi everyone I hope your all well and prepared for Autumn I’ve had loads going on….. busy haberdashery City & Guilds still ongoing (but passed another module today 🙂 ), and a holiday to Lanzarote. Mix it with a bit of a mixed episode and that’s where I’m at. The Haberdashery is growing all of… Continue reading Its been a while….

Anxiety · Bipolar · City & Guilds · crafts · depression · embroidery · Sewing Course · simply needlecraft · the haberdashery · Uncategorized

Staying Calm

Its been quite a week, haberdashery has been busy, loads of coursework completed and finished a textile art piece. Family divides have been causing a few problems this week so I’ve thrown myself at my latest coursework to keep my mind occupied. I’m currently working on a City & Guilds Machine Embroidery Course. My current… Continue reading Staying Calm

Anxiety · Bipolar · City & Guilds · crafts · depression · embroidery · me · the haberdashery

Loving Life

As many of you know Bipolar is an unpredictable condition. You can’t rely on medication alone. I suppose we have to learn the hard way to see what works and what doesn’t. For me its family, friends, love, crafts and meds of course. I’ve really thrown myself into crafting over the last couple of years… Continue reading Loving Life

Anxiety · budget · City & Guilds · craft fair · crafts · depression · embroidery · me · moods · Quilting · simply needlecraft · the haberdashery

Confidence doesn’t come naturally ! I’m driving me insane!

So last time I posted I had just passed a City & Guild in Design and Stitch, well I’ve caught the bug and now I’m working my way through the machine embroidery course which I’m really enjoying. I did have a few weeks break before starting the new course some I did manage to chill… Continue reading Confidence doesn’t come naturally ! I’m driving me insane!