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Happy Mother's Day! Free Pattern today only

 An easy and fun way to make a d’oyley that you don’t have to re-starch! This would be pretty framed, too.  See this FaceBook post… 14 more words

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Victorian Flowers Friday: Eglantine Rose

This week’s Victorian Flower pattern is a motif that forms part of an 1888 Victorian era “Mat” or d’oyley.  I’ll rewrite the whole pattern, soon , and include it in a book of designs inspired by this Friday Flowers series. 95 more words

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Victorian CAL Cloth of the Month: March

This design is a little different, but I hope you have fun making it! It is a fun way to practice making a circular “wheel” from 1887 used originally to make a “tidy” or d’oyley using cotton thread.   44 more words

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Gilda's Cuffs

A Night At The Opera: Rigoletto

Gilda’s Cuffs

One of the longest lasting ‘true loves’ in my life is my love of opera–especially Italian opera.  I often listen to the historic recordings music lovers world-wide share of bygone stars from the earliest days of recording.  241 more words


Victorian CAL Cloth 2 ~ Crochet-Along Cloth of the Month

Tomorrow, on February 1st, the 2nd Crochet Cloth of the Month will be released.  It is a 1-Clue Mystery:  the mystery is that you will not know what the cloth looks like until you make it!  198 more words


Victorian KAL Cloth of the Month

Join us on West Coast Fibre Arts for the very first

Victorian KAL Cloth of the Month!

Learn new stitches and read about what inspired the choices. 368 more words

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It’s a Mystery: Victorian CAL Cloth

CAL: Starting on Thursday, January 1/2015 there will be a monthly
“Victorian CAL Cloth”
On Ravelry they will be called “Victorian CAL Cloth 1″, “Victorian CAL Cloth 2″, 213 more words