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Schnitzel & Boo Mini-Quilt Swap Finish Up

Right on the wire (and EXACTLY as I predicted – I know myself so well, it’s scary sometimes…), yesterday I finished sewing the binding on the mini-quilt I’ve made for the Schnitzel & Boo swap over on Instagram. 328 more words


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a few lines of stitching.  sometimes, that’s all it takes to liven up the fabric and give the print dimension.

less is more.  that’s my stitching style.




Thank You!

I was very pleasantly surprised to receive an unexpected present in my post box yesterday from France. A fellow blogger, Claire, enjoys sending out small “un-birthday” gifts to friends around the world and yesterday I was the lucky recipient. 134 more words



despite this and that, nine needle books have been finished and photographed. three designs are remakes, the fishwort is new.  a couple are prints with embroidery added for a little dimension.  7 more words


Making My First Needle Book

Things have been a little hectic in my life, so I thought it was a good time for a little downtime from the furniture projects and do some hand sewing. 493 more words

Quick-fixes! Sewing a Needle-Book

You know one of those days, where after finishing a big project (which was long over due, anyway) and you feel like you don’t want to touch your sewing machine or knitting needles for some time? 324 more words