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Inspiration from up north: Jill's denim quilt

As I write this post, I’m sitting in a sparkling sunroom surrounded by windows on three sides and admiring the majestic greatness of a northern summer. 498 more words


Finished canvas work cushion

This carpet is the reason I didn’t continue work on the canvas work for eight dining chairs when we moved here in 1990. As you can see the colours were totally wrong , not to mention the pattern. 790 more words

Canvas Work

FO Friday ~ World Cup Socks

Hooray for Friday!  It’s been a pretty good week around here.  The morning temperatures were mild, perfect for another breakfast at High Bridge.  Lots of sunshine, perfect for an FO photo shoot. 148 more words


Silk Summer Tanks Times Three: Adventures in Polly Tops

You might have seen this post go live yesterday on MSN.  But, I wanted to give a little bit of a preamble here to explain that a good bit of the behind-the-scenes inspiration for making these… 932 more words


Soda SO-3168 Our Wedding Photos

Stitched on 14 count hand-dyed glitter aida. Started: 13-07-2014
Finished: 23-07-2014

It’s less than 2 weeks prior to our long holiday when I started stitching this piece. 62 more words

Cross Stitch

Zippy Strippy Pattern Pouch, Done and Done!

Before I pack up and leave for my 3 week vacation in Europe (that’s right, I said it…where? Oh let me tell you…Amsterdam, Paris, Berlin, Dresden, Budapest and Prague…I know!) I thought I’d share two zippered pouches I made with the… 136 more words

Little Sewing Projects

A Dress Made of Watercolor Flowers and Fairy Wings

Have you ever sewn with wool gauze?  This dress marks my first occasion to sew with this type of fabric, and I swear it was like sewing with fabric made of fairy wings.   871 more words