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Day 85 – A Year of Stitches 2017

March 26, 2017

A good Sunday to add more sand to my beach…..

Day 85:

Stitch:  French Knot

Fiber:  Sampler Threads from The Gentle Art in Flax, 2 ply used




1 Year Of Stitches 2017

Mothers Day Gift

Apologies if this is a bit of a proud Mum post!!

My 19 year old daughter Helen is in Uni at the moment but she came home for Mothers Day weekend. 65 more words


More Spring Cleaning & WIPS Part 2

Ten days have passed since my first attempt at spring cleaning, and the problem seems to be that as I begin to clean I find more and more fiber treats.   121 more words

Vintage Neutral Quilt Block

One down, seventeen to go.  Production in general has been a bit slow and ironing is way behind.  This is from my vintage linens collections… 136 more words

Samplers, samples and experiments.

I’m really enjoying this Year of Stitches sampler. I’m much more process than product driven, so I like this sort of piece, where I just get started and follow the ideas that come up as I’m working. 592 more words

Mothers Day

Here in the UK it’s Mothering Sunday today, or Mothers Day as it is usually called these days. My mum is in her 80’s and her birthday is in a few days time as well, so you do get to the point of wondering what to buy… 542 more words