Thursday, 7 February 2013

Beside the Seaside

Aren't these fun?

These are seats on the promenade at Whitley Bay, where I went for the Wire-knitting workshop. The shelters were designed by Richard Broderick and are definitely needed at this time of year!

I don't think mine or my sons' sandcastles were ever as impressively straight-sided as these.

Wire-knitting was my second workshop in a week at Made.




The first was called "Get Gorgeous" and involved lots of grating, melting and mixing to produce these.

We made a chocolate-flavoured lip balm, variously scented bath melts, scented bath salts, a brown sugar body scrub and a lemon and lime hand scrub. All in the space of two hours too!

So if you are anywhere in the North East of England and come across a very fragrant and buffed to within an inch of her life female licking her lips, say hello won't you :)

Linking up to Really Random Thursday


11 comments:

  1. What a cute little shop. Making lip balm sounds like a fun class with delicious results lol.

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  2. Those bath melts look yummy enough to eat!

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  3. Looks like a lovely place, and a yummy workshop.

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  4. That sounds like a fun workshop. So exactly what is wire knitting?

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  5. If I'm ever in NE England, after having a cup of coffee with said female, I'll be heading straight for the craft shops and exploring little villages.

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  6. Love the look of those seats!! Such a clever idea!!

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  7. Don't the seats look great! Do you know it's your month on the star of Africa bee?

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  8. Sounds like fun! Brown sugar body scrub, sounds wonderful for all that dry skin this time of year!

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  9. Those work shop sound wonderful :)

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