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We did it! Our goals for the latter part of 2014 were to be able to use the lounge before Christmas and to eat in the dining room which had become a furniture store while we continued to renovate our house. 641 more words

Who likes dogs? Who loves Scotties? This pillow is for you!

I just finished my next pillow/cushion cover featuring a black Scottish Terrier. It took me a long time because of the very laborious embroidery of the details and it was not easy to get the eyes right! 25 more words


Perks of Panto week.

As well as doing the costume for our panto last week, I was also the dame’s ‘dresser’. Those elaborate costumes can be difficult to put on, especially with hoops underneath some of the full-skirted frocks, and constant changes of wigs, shoes, jewellery etc. 156 more words

Crazy Patchwork

Geometric Print Cushion

I designed this geometric print using a grid, where I selected the triangles and then worked out the composition of colours. The colour scheme was inspired by some of the colours I used in my final collection at University. 37 more words

Look at my latest pillow cover - this one is for dogs admirers

All pets are wonderful and dogs can be funny and adorable too!

I hand-stitched this pillow cover featuring a lovely dog and its puppy and I quite enjoyed making it. 22 more words


More Knitting Wool I couldn't resist! Updated post

I bought this wool the other day in Filey from the Salvation Army Charity shop. It was on a cone, I have balled it (aching arms!). 246 more words

"I Made That!" Monday - Cushions Galore

For Christmas I was gifted Sewing Machine Basics by Jane Bolsover, I really like this book! Not only does it teach you basic and necessary skills but each section focuses on a new skill, like hems, gathering and zips, with increasingly challenging projects to work on at the end of each section featuring the skill you have learnt. 466 more words