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Photo of the week

This week has been a bit hectic but I have still managed to get a bit of crafting in, Christmas style!!!

This is my favourite picture from the week but it may not be happening for much longer ill make the most of it while it lasts.


Knitting Gifts With Super Chunky Wool

Looking for a simple scarf to make as a gift? I have just the pattern for you! This is the Embraceable Cowl pattern from Phydeaux Designs. 190 more words

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A Needle Pulling Thread - Listen Now!

When two readers in one day email you about the same thing, you need to sit up and pay attention. Miriana and Judy urged me to listen to a radio episode they’d both enjoyed and they wanted me to alert you, too. 65 more words

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Sew Over It, Islington Opens

Last Sunday I was invited to enjoy an afternoon of sewing at the new Islington branch of Lisa Comfort’s Sew Over It. Door to door, this place is a 43-minute journey from my home, so there was no doubt that I was going to pop by. 159 more words

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Are You A Customer Or A Community?

A blog review? Or free marketing? And do we care?

When I’m not sewing like a maniac, I work in the business of book publishing. It’s one of many creative fields that faces huge changes in its relationship with customers. 317 more words

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Sewing Trousers

Did I know how to sew trousers? No. But two Sewists* shamelessly Twitter goaded me into buying Burda 7017 (currently available for £2.93 here!) and some stretch cotton jaquard from The Man Outside Sainsburys. 347 more words

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Being Nagged By The Hawthorn Dress

The prettiest collar ever?

Anyone remember the dress I had to throw away? I cut it out again. Correction. I cut it out again… 355 more words

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