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June round up

~ Gosh it’s been a cold start to Winter! 3 degrees when I went out for my walk on Thursday morning. We had a couple of milder, sunny days a week or so go and I was able to take … Continue reading

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May roundup

Before June rolls over into its second week (what? already?) I thought I should regale you with my May roundup……. ~ Movies: Been a little more adventurous over the past month with The Golfer and I going to an early … Continue reading

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Class show and tell

At Sewn and Quilted last week…… Morning Jo machined up some pieces from a quilt started pre-Covid Sue M stitched up some half-square triangles and worked out their positions for the beginnings of her “Joy” quilt Sue E had set … Continue reading

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Class show and tell

At the quilt shop this last week…… Val had put a ring-and-a-bit together of her second Double Wedding Ring to show her niece – who loved it! and in class I showed Val a couple of different ways to chain … Continue reading

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Class show and tell

Morning Jo sewed more borders on her “Hedgerow” quilt Denise was happily hexagon-ing and Sue E played with hexagons and circles Afternoon Tineke had finished her Christmas wall hanging, but I thought the sky needed a little more quilting just … Continue reading

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Poppet’s quilt

Our gorgeous niece (whom we affectionately call Poppet) recently had her 7th birthday – I Know! Already! I saw a gorgeous kit at the quilt shop towards the end of last year (they don’t have any left if case you’re … Continue reading

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Around here….

~ This week started with some truly lovely Spring days. I was beginning to think we were doomed to have grey skies for the rest of the year. Sunday was just perfect; blue skies, loads of sunshine, warm but with … Continue reading

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Around here

~ Another binding finished. This is Tula Pink’s “100 Modern Quilt Blocks” and I used this fabulous fabric for the backing – picked up on a super sale at Millrose a couple of years ago. ~ I spotted these carnations … Continue reading

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Squealers

Kaye kindly hosted Squealers this last month, and although only a small contingent we had a great day! Of course, there was lots of excellent goodness to munch on while we chatted and stitchedincluding Andrea’s just-made-still-warm scones with jam and … Continue reading

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A day (or two) out

A little while ago Miss Helen and I ventured down the coast to Mornington and had a delightful visit to Treehouse Textiles.  As always we were warmly welcomed and spent a delicious hour or so playing with fabrics and chatting … Continue reading

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