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WIP Wednesday: Halloween, Bonfire and Christmas, Oh My!

Oh my giddy Aunt! Where has the time gone? I did actually write a blog all about Halloween but somehow it got eaten by my phone before it was posted. 983 more words


Day 330

Finished the wash bag for niece no. 4 this evening, I’d forgotten how challenging moving oilcloth through the machine can be! A little bit of paper to cushion it makes all the difference! 6 more words


Embellished block

During the past two weeks, I’ve finished embellishing the block I pieced. The print fabric of patch #7 gave me my palette. I chose red/pink, dark green, light green, blue, and yellow fabrics. 147 more words

Crazy Quilt

Day 329

Thought I’d lost my mojo for a while this evening, then realised I could make progress with this…looking a lot better than the one I made last year! 24 more words


Knitting and Stitching Show- Harrogate

Last Thursday I went to the Knitting and Stitching Show in Harrogate.  I went to see what was new, to top up on supplies and to have a great day out. 899 more words

Stitching Masterclass

Found this when rooting through my fabric scraps box: it is a long piece of cotton with different stitches worked and labelled on it, a mini-masterclass from my wonderful supervisor when I helped her on a costume project at the London School of Speech and Drama.


Day 328

Prepping some further Christmas gifts, another couple of bags for nieces 2 & 4 – good for popping in all kinds of things! Can’t do anything more today though as haven’t got the zips…woops! 14 more words