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Another post from the Christmas backlog…

When I asked her what she wanted for Christmas, my mam said that she would like a little rug to cover a particular area in her hall where the (stone) floor is a bit damaged. 370 more words


It's Finally March

Although I was not sad to see February leave, it passed so quickly I still can’t believe it.  Here in New York, it has just been snow and ice and more snow and ice.   517 more words

Toothed Topshells

Welcome :)

This week end hubby and I went to visit our eldest son who at the moment lives in sunny (!) Portsmouth on the South coast where he is doing a Masters degree at the university there. 287 more words


Circles Block #9--EPP Sew-A-Long

Sunflower, Circles Block #9

This is the ninth circle in a series of free English Paper Piecing (EPP) patterns available here, on OPQuilt.com.  I began the series because I needed another hand-piecing project and was tired from all the geometric shapes in the recently finished quilt, … 566 more words


Worldwide Friends: friendship is golden...

Sekaijū no tomodachi

That is what this says. And its meaning is Worldwide Friends or Friends around the World, whichever way you prefer it. 329 more words


Machine stitching the New Hexagon Millefiore Quilt rosette #2: I still love paper and glue, but mostly fabric

Most of the time I think it is wonderful that I don’t know today’s date.  That’s one of the perks of retirement.  But on Friday, I had a lightbulb moment.   664 more words


How am I going to tote around all those hexies?

Don’t you just love those ah-ha! moments?  I’ve been working on rosette number two from the New Hexagon Millefiore Quilt-Along.  And I have bits and bobs spread all over the table next to my chair.   188 more words