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Small projects this week

This week was time for smaller projects.  I had the chance to spend some time in Ocean Pines Maryland earlier in the week with an embroidery group.  636 more words

Random Acts Of Quilting And Other Projects

Sewing Studio Hoarder

So… I showed you my wreck of an attic before work started. Here is where we are now

Still a way to go but things are moving at a pace. 420 more words


Sewing therapy - What happens in sewing room stays in the sewing room

I think it’s time for a little bit of sewing therapy again.

We always look at other people’s work through very different glasses. When you see textile creations at exhibitions, in the magazines or online what you see is the end result – you don’t know how many attempts that person had at that technique, you don’t know how many stitches had to be unpicked, how many pieces had to be cut again or all the other things which went wrong. 324 more words

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PDF Pattern Storage

PDF sewing patterns have become a real staple of my sewing pattern hoarding habit. Problem is, where to put ’em? So I’ve worked out a couple of ways to keep my tiny sewing space almost neat and tidy. 278 more words

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Block 12 and other bits and pieces

Welcome to new readers! I have had several new followers this week, and I haven’t written anything. It’s that busy Quilt Guild meeting week syndrome.  We had our “first meeting” of the fiscal year on Monday at Ocean Waves Quilt Guild in Lewes DE where the new officers were “sworn in”, and it was membership renewal time.  990 more words

Random Acts Of Quilting And Other Projects

So.......Studio News

Before I show you where we are up to with my own studio build, I want to share with you some of my inspiration and favourite craft spaces that I have been drooling over from my  202 more words


The essential kit

Ah, sewing… My first year on Instagram (@cocos.loft), and I’m participating in @sewphotohop. Tomorrow’s theme is ‘the essential kit’. And one photo just won’t do. I tried, but, no. 530 more words

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