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A new adventure - setting up "shop"

I have wanted to know if I would be able to selling my tatting for a long time and at last, I have put that to the test. 129 more words


Tatted Snowflakes

No, I have not giving up on knitting. My hubby is in the hospital and I could not even concentrate to hand knit. I decided to just do a little tatting that is easier and you don’t lose your place when you put it down. 36 more words

I had a very "crafty" day yesterday

Yesterday, I really had a day filled with crafting. It started off in the morning with me finishing a ribbon necklace for a tatted pendant. It’s going to be for a Christmas exchange event organized by a local craft shop. 185 more words


A handful of time

I don’t know how long it took to produce this checkerboard of tatting.  Maybe it was destined to cover the front of a small pillow, that would have already been covered in some contrasting fabric?  26 more words

Tactless Observations

Church Dolls, Pew Babies, Handkerchief Dolls

When I browse antique malls, treasure-junk stores, or find a small auction, I look for hand-made or hand-embroidered handkerchiefs. Though I don’t have a well trained eye for needle craft and can’t always be sure a piece isn’t machine made, I have a deep appreciation for women’s work and for their (our) customs. 182 more words

Tatted Blue Necklace with flower design

So I am tatting a blue necklace with a flower design, however I am having a hard time with it because it is curving way to early than it is supposed to. 118 more words


Patchwork and tatting to beat the rain

Hello! It’s a wet and windy weekend in the UK, and due to my other half being away for work I’ve had time to get on and make an eye-wateringly cheerful quilt top, in record time. 397 more words