bursts of colour

We have now had the shortest day, and winter has a firm grip on the landscape and the temperatures. There have been some really terrible storms running up New Zealand causing quite some havoc, though luckily the storm pretty much bypassed Dunedin, bringing only lots of rain and quite a few land slips. I have been hunkering down inside preparing for the Midwinter Arts Bazaar this Saturday, and have spent the past day and a bit making some new Coffee Cosies using some of the gorgeous bright vintage fabrics I have stashed away. When the sky is gray, and you are wearing an extra layer or two of clothing while clutching your warm cuppa, it really is lovely to cast your eye over a burst of colour. I have sold two of these Cosies from my shop in the past week or so, so I guess I am not alone in needing my second cup of coffee to be hot!

Red Apple Coffee Cosy

hot pink Thai Silk Coffee Cosy

selection of Cosies with black linen contrast

selection of coffee cosies with gray wool contrast

our new Coffee Cosy

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About little minx

It's a rainy day and in an attempt to slow down and appreciate the little things I have started a blog
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One Response to bursts of colour

  1. GRANNY SMITH - says:

    They are lovely … GOOD LUCK at the Market . Hope you sell heaps .

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