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Using up scraps

Every needlework person has some sort of collection of unused fabric in their houses. I have cupboards full, although in recent times due to moving twice I’ve managed to get a bit ruthless and downsize my stash. 394 more words


Exploding circles (or paint splats)

It is difficult to title this post…..so exploding circles will do. A couple of days spent playing with machine embroidery and applique, using some machine embroidery threads I’d not really tried using before. 147 more words

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Machine embroidery - bobbin work

It’s been quite a busy time again, as usual. I just posted new digital longarm designs to my website and I started to quilt my paper pieced quilt. 255 more words

Exploring embroidery

One nice aspect of not having any work is the time that can be given to my own stitching projects. Sometimes ideas come to me in full colour and in clear images in my imagination, other times an idea is sketchy….vague, just a shadow of a thing. 379 more words

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Friday Flashback - Gracie G. Raffe - Huge Discount

Welcome back to another Friday Flashback, taking a look back at some of my favourite classic collections.

This week I am bringing you a really cute stuffed animal – … 526 more words

Keeping up the Creativity

The last few months have seen everyone around me succumbing to the colds and flu that come with winter and I was therefore destined to eventually get sick as well.  157 more words