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Moody blues

I know coming out of lockdown should be a good thing, and it is, but I’ve been feeling a bit discombobulated with all our new freedoms. And still very wary of large crowds even though we’re now at 23 days … Continue reading

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Happy mail

I’ve been the recipient of some happy mail during the week…… ~ Crushing these wonderful fabrics from Anna Maria Horner’s latest range “Hindsight”, courtesy of the quilt shop. Swoon!! ~ Got lucky with an Instagram post with Lisa from Forage … Continue reading

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Parcel posts

I’m doing my bit to help our quilting community stay afloat………….well, that’s my excuse anyway! :: from Treehouse, Emma’s “Daisy Love” purse kit (another for a Monthly Make methinks) Also from Treehouse, my regular Fabric Club mailout arrived :: from … Continue reading

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Serenity ~ Part 1

The weekend before last six of us went away for four glorious days at 320create or “Serenity” as Helen calls it. The trip up there should only take about 2 hours, but our journey was more like 7 as we … Continue reading

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Around here

~ after the cool change arrived last Sunday I had the urge to bake, and after watching Paul and Mary doing a Great British Bake Off Masterclass, felt the need to make a carrot cake (gluten free so I could … Continue reading

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Friday stitching

It was a stinker of a day last Friday; so hot (44 degrees C), then windy and muggy and no let up with the heat.  Nevertheless we bravely ventured out……… Helen came to pick me up as she had spied … Continue reading

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A special visit – part 1 the venue

My goodness!  It’s either feast or famine in the way of posts here lately, isn’t it?  There’s been nothing for a while, but you’ll get your fill over the next few days. My friend Anne has been out from England, … Continue reading

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An outing or two

At the end of the week before last I had a couple of days out with friends – the camera was forgotten on both trips so you’ll have to make do with the purchases and not the food, sorry! On … Continue reading

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Quilt show

On Friday Helen and I ventured into town by train to go to the Melbourne Craft and Quilt Fair.  It was an amazingly mild July day in Melbourne town; except for the trees you wouldn’t think it was a Winter’s … Continue reading

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Our Sewjourn weekend – part 1

I do love our annual Sewjourn weekend; we were trying to work out how many years it is that we’ve been going and I think it’s probably about 12 or 13, and we still love it! Friday morning we set … Continue reading

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