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A very Millrose weekend

(I’ll just start by saying you would have had this yesterday except I’ve had computer problems…..grrrr…..’nuff said!) Am back from the loveliest of weekends spent at Millrose and being a student all weekend! I set off mid-morning Friday, arrived about … Continue reading

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Weekend sewing

Before the weekend actually gets here, I’d better update you on last weekend!  (yep, falling behind in my blogging duties again!) Friday On Friday we ventured out to Miss Helen’s for the afternoon; a casual, help yourself lunchwith fruit for … Continue reading

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Class show and tell

Wednesday Before I became their teacher, the Wednesday students had a “long class” once a month staying until 2.00pm and enjoyed lunch together. Last week we decided to reinstate this event, so this week with the extra time, lots was … Continue reading

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Impromptu stitching

A series of texts and phone calls led to a delightful impromptu sewing afternoon on New Year’s Day at Miss Helen’s home, the perfect way to start off 2015!! Helen managed to rustle up a yummy afternoon tea not that … Continue reading

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Eliott Stitchers and a special treat!

Tuesday was Eliott Stitchers (and we finally got to see the next episode!). We dined magnificently on this spread which included home made bread! (From GJ this time – and scummy it was too!) Linda showed us a layout of … Continue reading

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Stitching – day 2/3

Well, I bet you thought I’d fallen at the first hurdle, didn’t you? The observant among you will note that I didn’t post yesterday. The reason? Computer Internet connection problems!! And the panic that ensued when I realised a post … Continue reading

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Hexagon Progress

My little pile of hexagons are all stitched together, and I’ve cut some grey squares, hexed them up, and started to join them together. This is how I had planned that they’d be joined…. …but it looks like……well, a mess!! … Continue reading

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