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A Question

If you read my post from yesterday, you know that I want to start sharing the talents God has blessed me with.  And, I mentioned how a few ideas have started trickling in. 197 more words


Cat Sugar Skull Ornaments

Hello kitty lovers! It’s nearly time for Day of the Dead and we can’t miss out on remembering our furry friends. I’ve been busy these last few weeks embroidering these adorable, one of a kind sugar skull ornaments. 99 more words



This post is a first for me: A second post in a row on the same piece of craft.

It’s the embroidered shop again. And I post about it this week as well in order to boast of my progress. 133 more words


Staffordshire Dogs & Cats

Oh my goodness, it seems like an age since I first thought about making some cushions inspired by Victorian Staffordshire pottery figures, but they are finally finished. 292 more words



while i shared bits from my summer travels, i finished a project that had been on the back burner for a long time.  something fancier than usual this time– a shantung clutch with an original flower vine design embroidered with a combination of silk ribbon, cotton embroidery floss and pearl beads.  68 more words


Little shop of horrors

Yes I know it’s the title of an old movie. From 1960 more precisely, which makes it older than I am. And I never saw it nor the remake from 1986. 165 more words


Embroidery - Old Work

Untitled (Long-lost Embroidery of Aberystwyth)


An old piece of work….  I still have quite vivid memories of sewing this in the final year of my degree, hunched up in my little corner of the school of art studio (the room on the left at the top of the stairs). 35 more words