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Friday sewing

Stitching was at Karen’s this time and she invited us for lunch as well as afternoon tea.  Karen makes The Best egg sandwiches and we played ladies with her beautiful chinaMaree had a lovely trawl through Karen’s 1930’s fabricsthen started … Continue reading

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Friday stitching

Decided it was about my turn to have Friday stitching………. After arranging that I managed to get a specialist appointment for Mum on the Friday morning so no baking was done, but nice goodies all the same!I cut out lots … Continue reading

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Class show and tell

The final class for the week 2 girls at the quilt shop…….. Paula had her clam shell border on – looking fabulous!and in class she trimmed this, then cut and started stitching the next borderPeggy had all her flowers laid … Continue reading

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Class show and tell

From the second monthly class at the quilt shop……. Anne-Maree had her applique blocks stitched to her quilt topand she’d prepared some squares for the next border, so stitched them together, added them then cut out her final borderswe did … Continue reading

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Class show and tell

Morning Sue E has finished her “Welsh Quilt” (pattern by everyday quilts)Carylin was working on her Christmas miceCarole stitched more of her blocks togetherand Leanne took heart in hand and started to trim back her border, applique it down and … Continue reading

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Class show and tell

At the second week at the quilt shop…… There are four birthdays in this group this month, so we had four rounds of  “Happy Birthday” and then shared in the cake! Deirdre chose a backing for her quilt and we … Continue reading

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Class show and tell

At the first week’s class at the quilt shop…… We congratulated Val as her quilt won Viewers’ Choice at the recent Patchworkers and Quilters Guild Show and here it is all finished!  Pattern is “Pendle Hill” by Di Ford-Hall.and in … Continue reading

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Class show and tell

Had the great pleasure of teaching my very first class at a new quilt shop, very near home (soooo dangerous!), called Nuno Nuno (see them on Instagram or Facebook)It wasn’t long before Trudy’s pristine teaching tables were filled with morning … Continue reading

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Friday stitching

Friday week ago we trooped out to Miss Helen’s.  Yes, she’s home and coping quite well one-handed!  Even to the point where she made some scones for our afternoon tea!!  Granted they weren’t perfectly shaped as she couldn’t quite manage … Continue reading

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Class show and tell

Morning Marilyn prepped a few blocks ready to stitchJo has gone back to her Christmas quilt and made a few more stars after having a refresher!Sue E did more reverse appliqueand Carole and I worked out some borders for this … Continue reading

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