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Where's the time gone!!

I can’t believe it’s been so long since I last put anything on my page!!

As you can imagine I’ve not been twiddling my fingers, in fact the studio has seen many stitchers, old & new, come by to take classes or catch up over a pot of tea & a biscuit.         205 more words


If at first you don't succeed, try, try, try again ... adventures with Embroidery Software

Hello, isn’t it wonderful sewing weather? Just right for settling down in a cosy corner, radio playing softly in the background and the little bernina singing away…bright bobbins of thread, pretty little pins and a large steaming pot of tea at the ready. 1,410 more words


Neck adornment

I hope my sister-in-law doesn’t mind her gift sharing a post with a dog collar! Both of today’s items go around necks that are dear to me. 359 more words


eBook Review: Creating Felt Artwork by Rosiepink

Creating Felt Artwork is a colourful, photograph-rich ebook guide to making felt artwork, or felt ‘paintings’.  It is written by mother and daughter team, Lyn and Annie, also known as Rosiepink.   372 more words


Start of school

This year my boy Worth started kindergarten. Somehow going from homeschooling one child while I had two littles at home, to homeschooling two children while I have one little at home felt like a real shift. 315 more words


'Be Awesome' Canvas

When I decided to formalise Designing Daydreams and open the Etsy store, this was the first item I made with the shop in mind. I had done a whole heap of designs in my sketchbook, and when flicking through them, I couldn’t go past the cute little ‘Be Awesome’ design. 202 more words


Embroidery Play

Over the last week or so I joined a closed Facebook group with fellow embroidery machine users.

They set a little challenge of “stitch up one of the inbuilt designs on your machine” I thought yep I’ve never stitched an image before but I can do that. 337 more words