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Is that my sewing mojo?

A couple of days before Christmas our weather turned decidedly wintry, so much so I put the fire on in the lounge room and cozied into the Princess Chair (this pic is just a reminder of the Princess Chair – … Continue reading

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Saturday sewing

Last Saturday we had an impromptu sewing day as our friend Lynnie was in Melbourne, down from northern Victoria. It felt very strange having visitors to our home – we haven’t been together for such a long time. I slightly … Continue reading

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Sewing?

As I wait impatiently for my sewing mojo to return with gusto, I’ve been endeavouring to try to encouraged it along……. I finished the first part of Judy Newman’s “Vermont Summer Medallion” before the mojo disappeared and started on the … Continue reading

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Around here….

~ This week started with some truly lovely Spring days. I was beginning to think we were doomed to have grey skies for the rest of the year. Sunday was just perfect; blue skies, loads of sunshine, warm but with … Continue reading

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Around here

apart from my Diamond TAW obsession……. ~ still having Thursday stitching with my students via whatsapp in the mornings and zoom in the afternoons. They’re all doing well and projects are progressing/finishing/starting although some have been put away as they … Continue reading

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Around here

~ Virtual class has been happening and everyone is making great inroads on new and old projects. I spent one class day working on my Carpenter’s Wheel and watching the entire series of this (be still my beating heart!!) and … Continue reading

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Knitting for Mum

After Mum saying she’d like a pair of hand knitted socks and choosing the aqua yarn, I got stuck in and last Friday delivered them to her. I rang Mum to say I was on the way and fortunately a … Continue reading

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Pseudo Sewjourn ~ Part 3

Yesterday was grey, wet, cold and miserable – perfectly suitable for staying indoors and stitching! I made chicken and sweet corn soup for lunch (which I would have done at Sewjourn) and while I was waiting for it to bubble … Continue reading

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Around here

~ it’s been very cold here, Winter has well and truly set in, and with the depressing news of a spike in COVID cases in Melbourne, things haven’t been that cheery. So here’s my attempt at cheering up (you and … Continue reading

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Sew a little happiness……update

Further to my last post on this project, I’ve made progress! There’s now a bird…… I’ve added clouds and sunshine to my rainbow and added in a caravan a pomegranate has been appliqued and some button flowers embroidered Lots of … Continue reading

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