I’m a day early with the podcast this time but it was either now or never as I am currently up to my eyeballs in packing up the house ready for the big move, hopefully at the end of the week. 70 more words
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I can’t tell you what a fun project this boiled wool appliqué and patchwork cushion is. The wool is so forgiving and doesn’t fray, and wonky machine stitching seems to just disappear… If it’s not a fabric you have experienced before (and it was new to me!), boiled wool is a bit like wool felt, but it has a cosy, fuzzy texture and a little bit of drape and stretch. 1,483 more words
Twenty-seventeen is twenty two days old, and it’s the first time I have opened KenMaursCorner to add new content!
Christmas passed very quietly, as except for my daughter and myself the rest of the family were holidaying in Fiji; Colleen was only four days post-op after major surgery, so our celebrations were very low key. 253 more words
Our first SAL update for the new year! I’m feeling pretty good about this one! I’m almost done with a page from this cross stitch pattern and as you can see someone else has made an appearance :) Also, check out this wonderful thread catcher my mom made me! 159 more words