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felt embroidery

While I was stitching this teapot piece I remembered that the last time I did any major piece of hand embroidery on felt was in the ’60s. 151 more words


felt stitching

It’s been ages since I’ve really been in the mood to sew anything and I began to think I might never be inspired to sew ever again. 88 more words


jingle jingle

All the blogs I follow have been busy making Christmassy things for the last month and more but apart from making one Christms present, I’ve not been in a crafting mood for weeks. 116 more words

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doorstop hen

I made this fat hen on Tuesday as a housewarming gift. She’s made from felt and stuffed with polyester batting. Lentils were used to weigh her down and ensure that she does her designated job of holding a door open.

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Linen Shibori Scarves - now for sale!

Well all, I just couldn’t help myself. I love the process of shibori dyeing so much that I just had to make some scarves!

These scarves are a blend of linen and rayon with a beautiful drape. 59 more words


I'm Dying Over Here!

I’m literally, dying.

I get a little obsessed with things.

Every year when we go to Maine for our family vacation, we all do a craft project together, it sort of happens organically the desire to have a momento of time well spent, drinks well drunk, cards well played and waves well surfed.   432 more words


a new friend

Look who I collected from the post office sorting office today – a new friend for little ted, all the way from Australia! This little bunny was my prize in the recent giveaway by Joyce of… 81 more words

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