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Friday Flashback - Christmas in July - Christmas Trapunto

One of the things that I love about the concept of Christmas in July – as well as being able to celebrate with the weather the opposite part of the hemisphere enjoys – is that it starts me thinking about what I am going to be creating this Christmas. 493 more words

Combining Challenges

We are currently up to week 13 of the Made on Monday Challenge and Lyn has found another one we might participate in.  Never letting time constraints get in the way of being creative. 221 more words


Roses for Mary Quilt

I have made several embroidered quilts but the first one I made was the Roses for Mary pattern by Jenny Haskins. At the time, I had just bought a new sewing machine with an embroidery module and couldn’t wait to get started. 462 more words

Machine Quilting

Dressmaking from Scratch

The next blocks of sewing classes start onWednesday. If you want to join one email me to check availability.

Dressmaking from Scratch
July 26th (Wednesday) or 31st (Monday)  7-9pm  (4 week block) : £70                                    If you are a beginner or just want improve your dressmaking skills then this is a good class for you. 209 more words


Friday Flashback - Christmas in July - Conway Christmas Bears

Thank you for joining me today, and I apologise for the lateness of the Friday Flashback post (it is the last week of school holidays, and as well as working on my own business, I have been helping out doing some corporate training, and taking care of the kids as well). 516 more words

My Day Job on the Weekends

Back in March I embroidered and photographed a t-shirt for work.  While we use a professional photography studio – I thought it would be fun to photograph the t-shirt in a natural setting.  378 more words

Nature Photography

Peter Rabbit Cross Stitch Quilt

I was recently asked to finish a cross stitched quilt top and I have to share it because it is so beautiful! The cross stitch blocks were started over 30 years ago when the maker was pregnant with her daughter. 267 more words

Machine Quilting