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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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Lockdown……again!

It’s been a pretty stressful week with Melbourne and one adjoining Shire going into lockdown again as COVID-19 numbers keep rising. I totally understand why it’s been done, it’s just frustrating…..for all! Thankfully the sun has been shining for the … 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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Shopping

I’ve never really enjoyed going to big shopping centres and being in lockdown has meant I haven’t been allowed to go, yippee! Thank goodness for internet shopping though as the state of my winter pj’s leaves a lot to be … Continue reading

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Sewing

At the end of May I did start a new project (surprise, surprise!). I justify it by saying I’m testing a new set of templates (my story and I’m sticking to it!). Using the echinacea from Anna Maria Horner’s latest … Continue reading

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Monthly Makes | June

Yesterday I realised it was the end of the month……… Shock, horror – I hadn’t done anything about a Monthly Make! Agog and aghast I trawled the box of kits and small patterns looking for something quick and easy to … Continue reading

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Alison Glass Stitch Club

You may remember that I joined the Alison Glass Stitch Club a little while ago. It comes as a magazine-style information and project newsletter, filled with beautiful photographs, lots of articles, additional resources to explore, and well laid out details … Continue reading

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Happy mail

There’s been a bit more happy mail arriving at p and c…… From The Patchwork Pear and after seeing a piece on Gardening Australia about Utopia Goods Textiles and Bruce Slorach’s beautiful botanical drawings, I just had to get some … Continue reading

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Sewing update

Hello Dear Peeps! How are you? Anyone taking advantage of lifted/eased restrictions? It’s all much the same here at p&c; I was able to take Mum to a medical appointment last week albeit masked and sanitised to within an inch … Continue reading

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Happy shopping

Had to buy bread the other day and there just happens to be a lovely quilt shop, Nuno Nuno, almost next door…….. The delightful Trudy has the shop open for limited hours with limited customers at a time; luckily for … Continue reading

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