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Squishy parcels

After putting Helen’s sheep pincushion on line, Anne asked if I would order one for her (she’ll be visiting Australia in the next 6 months!), so I dutifully did and may just have ordered an extra one for Anne (don’t look at the picture Anne!) and the fox for me (I seem to be getting “a thing” for foxes of late). 47 more words

4. Making Wool Pin Cushions and Fancy Pins

Many years back, a farm wife told me to always stuff pin cushions with wool because it kept the pins clean and kept them from rusting. 157 more words

Bobbin Lace Making Equipment

P is for Patchwork, Patterns, Pin, Pin Cushion, Pinking Shears, Pleat, Pocket, & Project

April 2018 Challenge

Wow! P has a lot going on in the sewing world.  I’ll start with Patchwork.  This is a term used in quilting.  It is when you sew small pieces of cloth in different designs, colors, or textures together to create a block.  774 more words

Writing Prompts

Eye Glass Case, Pin Cushions

First off, here is my shameless request: A quilt I made was the basis for an Instructable “ible” for the “Sew Warm” contest that they are having. 373 more words


Had our first Squealers get together  for 2018 yesterday.  Yay!  Of course there was heaps of food for afternoon tea!and lots of show and tell, including this pretty yarn that Miss E found when clearing out her Mum’s stuff which she’s kindly donated to me (Ma Kettle might be getting another cardi!) 187 more words

Mr. and Mrs. Haggard's Home

The day after the wedding Brian’s parents invited us to see their new home. It was a beautiful, wonderfully laid-out home. It had charm and personality in each room. 19 more words

Roy Dudley Estate Summer Sales - Part 1

Roy Dudley has an estate sale that lasted several weekends in Little Rock. I went two or three times and found goodies each time I went.  55 more words