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Sneezing. Need bookmarks? Part 1.

Too much pollen in the air, so you may be stuck inside reading (yeah, right, like that’s happening) about outside instead of being outside. So, lots of sneezing interspersed with books. 247 more words

Did you know there is a Ravelry for sewing?

It’s not as refined as Ravelry, but it’s getting there.  My Sewing Circle has all the same functionality as Ravelry, but for sewing.  Upload your projects, patterns, fabric stash, floss, other tools. 13 more words

Cross Stitch

Etsy: Marge Simpson Cross Stitch

Just listed in the shop is this cute little Marge Simpson cross stitch from last year. The Lisa embroidery sold super quick so if you’re interested in Marge go take a peek… 11 more words


Just one more song!

(Fabric crayon and embroidery on cloth. One in a series inspired by Jessica Angela (my wee niece) who is always asking for just one more story about her Mum’s childhood) 118 more words

Snorkels and Masks

So far, all the swimmers in Swimming with the Stingrays have been faceless. Their blank heads have been taunting me from the beginning. As a doll maker, I should be able to draw the faces. 154 more words


"Peonies and One Hundred Butterflies" Screen

Last spring my husband and I spent a few days in Vancouver, vacationing in our home city. During that time we visited the Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Garden… 82 more words


Top Tips Used To Finish Quilts.....

Lorraine Appleton was one of the LINQS members who attended the DH sewing day at Branston Booths recently.  She had gone there hoping to learn some techniques for binding her beautiful quilts and she wasn’t disappointed….”I found the session at Branston Booths really helpful especially Jenny’s demo.   111 more words

David Hockney Challenge