Blog Archive 2015 • Cat Morley

Dec

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Happy New Year
It was New Year's Eve today and we had plans for karaoke, bento and watching the fireworks at the street party with Jenny, Rob, Malcolm, Kirsty & Lynsey. But, before we could celebrate 2016, w...
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Wednesday
Jenny got her dream job as a designer for Yo! Sushi in London and came over to "work from home" with us today. I finally got to give Jenny the Christmas presents that I'd crafted for her, includin...
28
 
The Rabbit Hole
Tom and I celebrated our 14th anniversary today and as a special treat, Tom had made reservations at The Rabbit Hole in Marchmont for dinner. The restaurant was so new that I hadn't even heard of ...
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Sunday
I teamed up with JaneR Designs to make Tom a Figaro print hat as a Christmas present. I'd spotted Jane's knitting machine when we toured her studio a few weeks ago and got curious about making my ...
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Christmas
We were hosting Christmas again this year, so my Mum, Dad and Nana came to stay. We woke up to stockings filled with treats and opened them before everyone else woke up. It was then time to get s...
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Cat Versus Christmas
It was Christmas Eve today which meant the day was spent recording this year's LEGO Christmas Card called Cat Versus Christmas featuring Bobbin destroying the 12 days of Christmas.
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Star Wars
I've had the same Christmas stocking since I was a baby, which turned out to be the same one my Dad has as a child, so everyone decided it was time to replace them. I couldn't making our own of cou...
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Sunday
Ruth Oosterman created this gorgeous Crafterella art for Superhero Sunday this week and I love it so much. I've been lucky enough to get most of my Christmas shopping done online this year but we ...
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Friday
I'd fallen a little behind on Cocktail Hour with lots of new bottles arriving for Christmas, but my little assistant was keen to help me out as we mixed up parma violet flips for The Bitter Truth w...
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Wednesday
The first gift for this year's Secret Santa Giveaway on CO+K arrived this morning and it was wrapped in Lomography wrapping paper which made me so excited. I can't wait to open it on Christmas morn...
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Tuesday
It's not a good idea to watch Nigella's cooking show before going to the supermarket on an empty tummy, but that's exactly what I did last night before coming back with new mixing bowls, cookie cut...
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Sunday
Jenny was waiting to hear back about whether she had got a job as the designer for Yo! Sushi in London, so we headed through to Glasgow to help distract her and kill time. We started off with lunc...
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Saturday
Susana Tavares painted this amazing Crafterella art for Superhero Sunday this week. I love the textures and the adorable little Bobbin too.
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The Glasshouse
I wasn't a fan of mince pies until I baked some with sloe gin last year and now I love them. Instead of sloe gin, I used Christmas Pudding Gin from Sacred Spirits this year which tasted awesome. C...
06
 
JaneR Designs
Duncan & Alex invited us to the JaneR Designs open studio in Dunbar today. Jane has the cutest little studio filled with antiques and a giant knitting machine which she used to make hats and c...
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Friday
It's that time of year when my craft desk is transformed into Santa's workshop and the first gift of my to-craft list was a pair of crystal bullet earrings for Jenny. Check out Crystal Bullet Earr...
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DIY Nails
I'm not usually brave enough to try my hand at nail art but when DIY Nails sent me some packs of their decals, I couldn't resist giving it a shot. I decided to go with a purple and teal look combi...

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