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Useful Work Versus Useless Toil

As part of exploring William Morris’ debate in favour of useful work as opposed to useless toil, there was homework this week that involved a friendship bracelet.   438 more words

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A Great Future Does Not Require a Great Past

I love when there is a cross-over of content. I blog mainly about crafts, but also about my mental and physical health, as I feel my experiences have helped to make me who I am today. 197 more words

Cross Stitch: Saturday Morning Floss and Fabric Delivery

Oooh! Is there anything better? I finished a Pokemon last night and, although there are a couple of other things I could work on, I was really hoping the final floss colours I need for a project would turn up today. 87 more words

Cross Stitch

Pouncing with the Blues

Everything is out and ready to transfer the Ecclesiastical Embroidery patterns for the trial run.  Yesterday, I showed you the new transfer products that were purchased while traveling over the summer.  618 more words

Ecclesiastical Sewing

Trial Run at Marking for Whitework

A few weeks back, I posted about a special Sunday at church and some concerns with the Sacristy http://ecclesiasticalsewing.wordpress.com/2014/08/11/to-the-rescue-in-the-sacristy/.  The problem that was happening is that small linens such as Purificators are taken home to be laundered.  515 more words

Ecclesiastical Sewing

A Peek at my Craft Stash

I mentioned in a previous post that I have quite an excessive craft stash. Some people would disagree, as I know other people have tonnes more stuff hoarded away, however I have actually managed to clear an awful lot of mine out already through donations, and the garter squish blanket.  152 more words

She's almost finished!

From her her beginnings as an image I couldn’t stop thinking about, to designing the pattern, to a final stitched project, my sad rain girl cross-stitch is almost finished – just one more raindrop to fill in!

So exciting!

Cindy Toner