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week 45 - Aprons

The Facts

Fabric: mystery cotton

Pattern: McCall’s Easy Stitch & Save M5358

Year: recent, yet anachronistic

Notions: thread, snaps

Time to complete: a week

First worn: for Halloween party at work… 476 more words

A little rubbish here and there...

I have become a professional scavenger by now. I know what I want, otherwise I can easily be seen as a hoarder.

I am so excited about my new finds… 11 more words


Another week passes

I have to say that creativity is keeping me sane at the moment. I keep hoping that normal service will be resumed next week – but …..  136 more words


Cooking With Love - Heart Pot Holders

About 4 years ago I bought some homemade, heart shaped, pot holders at a yard sale.  They looked newly made and were such a cute idea, I thought it would be fun to make some to match my kitchen using the yard sale ones as a pattern.   784 more words


Two weeks down the line

October is certainly passing quickly, but no faster than any other month of 2015. I’m pleased to report that I’m still on schedule with 15 minutes a day, and here is a little gallery of the nine-patches made since my last post. 150 more words


Zazzle Wood Canvas - Review

I was really intrigued to get the chance to review a wood canvas from Zazzle on behalf of What’s Good To Do. I couldn’t quite picture (please note the pun!) what it would look like or how it would arrive. 461 more words


I'm already obsessing about Advent

I’m the first to gripe about “Christmas Creep” and how people keep trying to make Christmas happen before its time, which, in my opinion, should absolutely never be before the day after Thanksgiving. 586 more words