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Blue, White and Elephants

I don’t usually get excited about Tupperware. I’d never even given it much thought aside from the couple of times I had been wangled into going to a Tupperware party  *yawn* and had ordered an item or two for politeness sake.  343 more words



shawl #2

advancing twill

the eyelash weft wove up quickly and was a great hit at the studio tour

the weft for this shawl is 20/2 tussah silk… 220 more words


The Fable Behind Willow Pattern Pottery

In simpler times, a romantic tale emerged. The story was set in China, but actually came from an English designer named Thomas Minton. The English often romanticized far-off, exotic places in the 18th and 19th century, so it only made sense that the tale would come around at that time. 336 more words


Mini makeover

I wanted to share a quick post about a little facelift going on in our master bedroom.  We haven’t really touched this room much since last year when the work on the master bathroom finished.  194 more words