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Wrens and Friends by Moda Mini Quilt

The last few weeks have been really busy and I’m finally catching up on my sewing and embroidery. Here is one of the mini Dresden Plate quilts that I have been working on and I’m happy with the way the applique and hand embroidery matches the Wrens and Friends printed fabric. 10 more words


Embroidery Machine

Our first embroidery on the machine. Had to do it.


handy with a broom

I gave myself a week’s respite from the latest stumpwork portrait as I wasn’t happy with the body shaping or the costume but over the weekend I made a hand to wrap around the broom that the lady will hold. 22 more words


"Crafter" of the Week: Nava Lubelski

Yellow Cloth, 2009, thread on stained tablecloth, 60″ x 50″

With this blog and with my work in general, I’ve continuously tried to show the connection between hand-craft and art. 925 more words



Working on a dragon, mostly chain stitch with some straight stitch, some split stitch, done in purple and red. Pattern is from Urban Threads. Click for larger image.


Round Alice Bag

Hi there! Well, it’s been a while again… Lately life hasn’t been too much fun. Just a lot of stuff isn’t the way I’d like it to be and I often have trouble imagining that I’ll ever be free to live my own life….   399 more words



Sang My Chemical Romance: ‘Blood, blood, gallons of the stuff, I gave you all that you can drink and it’ll never be enough…’

This latest embroidery was conceived as part of a page of doodles visually portraying words as their meanings suggest. 56 more words