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Conversations with CW

Hi Lovelies! You’ll be pleased to hear that my idea with the paper shapes worked and thankfully nobody sneezed while I transferred paper pieces to fabric pieces. And, best of all, it all fits together. Thank goodness! I’ve since been … Continue reading

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Conversations with CW

You know how I was having that internal argument between brain and heart? And I listened to my heart? Shoulda listened to my head! All the while I was stitching, my head, and CW, kept repeating, “it won’t wOoork. it … Continue reading

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Conversations with CW

After filling in that section I felt it was a little unbalanced, so decided to create the same section mirror imaged and set about cutting out the various pieces Then sewed them together and added it on Now I could … 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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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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Rocks and whetstones

How are you all? How’s your week been going? We had a cold, wet weekend, more a taste of Winter than the last month of Autumn and this weekend looks to be much the same. Luckily it was mild and … Continue reading

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Current favourite project

I feel as if I’ve been tracing and cutting for days on my “Rocks and Whetstones“……. Oh wait…..that’s probably because I have been! I finally finished cutting out the last of the large triangles on Monday – all 252 of … Continue reading

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Block book/s

Jay asked in a comment the other day what a Block Book was and could I show some examples. Only too happy to, Jay! A block book is a book-style container, sometimes with “pages”, usually of cotton wadding, used to … Continue reading

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Around here

~ Picked a bunch of allsorts from the garden. I’m no florist, but I was pleased with how they look ~ Looking through one of my block books, I discovered this partially completed applique block and finished it It’s for … Continue reading

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Stitch Sisters

Before we had to stop meeting in real life we had a small contingent get together at Kaye’s home – we didn’t hug each other, as we usually would do, and we sat well apart! Onto the nice stuff! There … Continue reading

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