Tag Archives: fabric

Conversations with CW

I’m continuing to have conversations with CW. When I last reported in to you I was adding in more stars and houses. That job done I then had gaps that needed filling I figured I’d stick with the fabrics from … Continue reading

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Conversations

Do your quilts ever “talk” to you while you’re creating/making? Mine do, and sometimes I feel my Nanna (Mum’s Mum) sitting on my shoulder directing my fabric choices and planning. Nanna would have loved to see what I do, and … Continue reading

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Dragonfly dancing

With footy season back in full swing in a crammed in, jammed in schedule and golf tournaments being played in the northern hemisphere and televised here, I’ve left The Golfer to watch these delights(!) in the family room and ensconced … Continue reading

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Happy mail

As a patchwork shop crawl with my friends it out of the question, I’m trawling the internet instead……. I saw that Di Ford-Hall’s last ever fabric collection has come out and for some reason it felt important to have at … 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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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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