Tags » Mending

SLOW STITCHING: Darning and Mending

Lap work is my favorite needlework. I love to knit. Embroider. Hand stitch. Mend. Lately I have been taking things apart so I can harvest pieces of fabric to use elsewhere. 399 more words


Ground to Fibers

Unwilling, I have clung to this rock.

It is wedged firmly against a hardened thing.

Betwixt the two, I’m ground to fibers,

What random weave will friction bring? 97 more words


This week's Thrifty Finds (13-19 Feb)

The baking that I did before the school holiday went down well this past week. We had a couple of trips out over half term but it was fairly quiet. 502 more words


What a boring day

But productive so a qualified win?

The mending/repair box was a little full so I went at it.

Two pairs of pj pants for husband. I have been making the “fat bastard” size and he is only average. 116 more words


I’ve just got back from a weekend away, meeting up with a whole bunch of people involved in permaculture. In the whole of the event, the only pictures I took were these: 38 more words

Ethical Living

Sometimes, it's best to fix what's broken 

See the pretty lady in the blue dress, the one who’s smile is lighting up that room. Today would have been her birthday. Here’s something I learned from her (after Dad passed) – If things broke, she made time to fix them. 207 more words

Ana time

Last night I shared several of the Ana pictures, but not the full business of what I took. She is currently tucked in bed sleeping away. 706 more words

Life In The Dakotas