Me

JulianneB

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Gold Coast Queensland Australia

I’m not a professional photographer I don’t claim to be a photographer I do however capture moments with my Samsung galaxy S5.📷

My previous claim to fame was through Hook and Linen where I created and crocheted Vintage fabric floor mats aka Rag rugs which were featured in various magazines

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I am a stay at home Mum  of 1, a daughter ,who has taught me to

(as quoted by shabby chic founder Rachel Ashwell)

  “Appreciate the Beauty in Imperfection ” as Miss J  was born with Cerebral Palsy.Mermaid beach 2007

 My journey on  making Hand crocheted Vintage Fabric Floor mats  started with a love of Shabby chic ,Decor Magazines and craft . While searching for my niche’, I came across an article on the pioneer women before us who made “do”   during the  days of depression and war, Rag rug making was one of them. I drew inspiration from this  while suffering from my own  “depression”.

 I taught myself to crochet and with the help of various sources , away I went. I Love it. It’s the stress relief I’ve been searching for. I love mixing the colors sourcing the materials and creating a functional item from an old-fashioned craft. Some things DO last forever.!..

 These items are Hand done with vintage fabrics which may contain slight imperfections, so if you are a perfectionist this type of item may not be for you. 😉

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11 comments

  1. Hello. You’ve got a great blog. Haven’t tried crocheting rugs yet … maybe in the future. I’ve also nominated you for the Versatile Blogger Award. Watch out for details in an upcoming post. Thanks for the follow!

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  2. Hi, YOu are one very talented Lady..l heard about you & yr blog at our local vets on Thursday morning… So just found yr blog & what an inspiration you are.. Best Wishes to you three in yr future life..
    My 34 yr old son is severley disabled ( CP is one of James probs ) But we cope..l especially cope fairly well as l too have a diary- type crochet blog..
    l too, LOVE crochet.. Best Wishes, Pam.. Bingara, NSW..

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    • Pam that’s so nice of you to say and thank you for taking the time to comment. Small world isn’t it. Crochet sure is my stress relief as I tend to get in my own little world and do not seem to notice what’s going on around me. Thank you again 🙂 Julianne

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