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Once Upon A Time...

Once Upon a Time..
Far Far Away..

2 Craft-loving Ladies living at different locations
decided to have
a Fairy Tale Craft exchange

I’ve made a lovely dreamy looking… 30 more words


Smocking for adults - 1940's blouse is finished!

What an interesting project this has turned out to be. A quirky embroidery pattern – Briggs transfer  P621-D677 “Smocked Blouse” – has allowed me to recreate a look that might have been worn during or after the war. 881 more words

Finished Projects

TAST Nos.122,123-Chained Bar and Woven Chained Bar

No. 122- Chained bar, worked over knitted rayon tape with DMC  ‘metallic jewel effects’.  Sadly it moves and doesn’t look neat.  Perhaps I should have twisted the thread as I stitched. 90 more words


In Her Hands

It has taken awhile, but I have finished the third felt vessel. It is too late for it to go into the library exhibit. That’s OK. 254 more words


extraordinary tails

This week two blankets arrived by post from Opusanglicanum, thank you thank you.

I am very grateful to everyone who has responded to my request for blankets, they are not the easiest of items to post but they are hugely appreciated.   34 more words


Christmas In July event

All this week I’m celebrating Christmas in July. Why, you ask? Well believe it or not, it t’is now the season in the handmade gift world. 136 more words


Something strange!

Earthquake central! Who knew that here in little old Jersey we would be experiencing a very strange phenomena – earthquakes! I missed the first one as I was driving and so it didn’t effect me at all but apparently it measured 4.2 on the Richter scale (hope I’ve spelt that correctly!). 661 more words