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52 Photos Project - Week 17 :: recycled / repurposed

Welcome to Week 17 of Bella’s 52 Photos Project. This week’s prompt is recycled or repurposed. This was easy for me…a quilt!
I made this particular quilt for my husband. 186 more words


When in doubt - customise

I’ve been looking for the perfect console table with my exact measurements and design. Looking around and about for almost two years now, I’ve decided to make it myself. 325 more words


August 25, 1842 - "Garret departs Marbletown"

Thursday. 25. August. 1842.

Raining violently at intervals. Garret, left in the stage at one oclock, in despite of Rain. I slept two hours; sewed on Julia’s buff muslin. 6 more words


Anavila Mishra at Lakme Fashion Week Winter/Festive 2014

After a crackling debut last season, fashion designer Anavila Mishra showcased her collection titled “Mohenjo Daro” on day 2 at Lakme Fashion Week Winter/Festive 2014 which celebrated Indian traditional handlooms and textiles. 107 more words

Lakme Fashion Week

Fabric Postcards

I’ve just completed fabric postcards for the 20th round of trading with Postmark’d Art. The theme for the group I am trading with is… 365 more words

Fiber Postcards

Birds of a...???

One down and five to go!!! Just continuing with my embroidery project from the past. I hope to finish it… then what??? I left the six birds untouched and now it is quite a challenge to decide on their colors and textures.     8 more words


Do You Know Valdani?

I like to do handwork, especially wool applique projects, and I have discovered that Valdani over-dyed floss is my favorite fiber to use for stitching. 468 more words