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Friday stitching

We were at Helen’s on Friday afternoonand as it was her birthday, there was a little cakeand “snap” presents! Maree was hand quiltingKaren added some more pink hexagons to her quiltHelen was knitting from GIANT balls of yarnand she’d backed … 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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Friday road trip

There’s nothin’ like a road trip with quilty friends, is there?! Karen, Helen and I decided that last Friday would be good for a road trip (mostly because I’d seen that Treehouse Textiles were having a sale that day!). The … Continue reading

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Squishy parcels

After putting Helen’s sheep pincushion on line, Anne asked if I would order one for her (she’ll be visiting Australia in the next 6 months!), so I dutifully did and may just have ordered an extra one for Anne (don’t … Continue reading

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Allsorts

Our last Allsorts gathering for 2017 was on Tuesday.  I haven’t attended much this year for various reasons, but was determined to get to the last one! Kim has been busy crocheting this gorgeous blanket, which is called “Spice of … Continue reading

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Squishy Parcels

While I’ve been busy in the sewing room this week, the doorbell has pealed a few times.  Grumpy from being distracted from my work, my frowns quickly turned to big smiles when I opened the front door to a postie … Continue reading

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On the needles

In between hand piecing, and particularly while I was under the weather, I’ve been knitting.  This time it’s a cardigan for me and as it’s an easy knit, something I could/can do without too much thought.  That comfort knitting when … Continue reading

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