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studio opens

what fun, around 50 visitors came to celebrate the opening of our studio today.. it is an amazing space, made possible with the help of many friends… especially Andy who has worked tirelessly, his ideas have been an inspiration considering he thought he was just building som frames for my new body of work .. 32 more words


Clothes swap 'til you drop

In another era (hey, baby boomers), a certain knowledge of clothing care and laundry skills were assumed. People patched their jeans, sewed buttons on their shirts, maybe even took in a seam from time to time. 363 more words


I’ve placed a couple of items on Etsy , as I aim to start selling what I make.

Crochet Hat Barrettes: Quick & Easy Project from Annie's Pattern Club booklet, April - May 1988

Crochet Project:  Bonnet Barrettes, project from Annie’s Pattern Club, April-May 1988

Several years ago a friend had been doing demolition work for an older lady and she asked to him to carry off whatever was left in the building.  160 more words


Needle Pointers from The Workbasket, August 1954

This is an excerpt from a vintage issue of The Workbasket, volume 19, August 1954 and it offers handy tips for needle work.  I am writing it as it is presented in the booklet.  315 more words


Hello world!

This is my very first post on this new site which will show my designs as I make my way through 3 years of a BA (Hons) in Textile Surface Design… 24 more words

Featuring Anna Rapson

As the time draws near to the students completing their degree and launching their careers we are featuring the outstanding work of our third year designers. 37 more words