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And the winner is….

Saturday, June 28th, 2014

Sorry for the delay in getting back to you peeps (more about that later!), but I’m very happy to announce that the winner of the book was selected according to a highly scientific method (little scraps of paper in my son’s hand…and I closed my eyes to draw one out)… and the winner is….. drumroll…. […]

My Summer Petals

Saturday, November 2nd, 2013

Leaf by tiny leaf I am getting there – 121 squares to date. Pattern by Brioni Greenberg in her wonderful book: 25 Ways to Sew Jelly Rolls, Layer Cakes and Charm Packs. I had really thought that the scraps basket would be looking much emptier by now, but I think the fairies must be filling […]

Geese and other meanderings

Wednesday, October 30th, 2013

Today I have finally managed to finish up my  flying geese block for Valerie for Stitch Tease for October (one day to spare – heehaw!). I’m very glad that Di pointed out that this block was for Valerie and not Jennifer…as otherwise the geese would have ended up flying well off course…. I love flying […]

No bikinis for me!

Sunday, October 27th, 2013

I hereby declare that I will not be wearing a bikini in the near future. (Actually it’s fair to say that as I haven’t worn a bikini for many a long year anyway, that train may have left the station forever). Right now I’m actually tempted to wear a burka. Why? I am black and […]

Sewing again

Monday, October 21st, 2013

I’ve finally got a little of my sewing mojo back. Not that there’s been a whole lot of time recently to do any awful lot, but I have at least assuaged my guilt with some bee blocks for October: Lovely cups and saucers for Di in the Sew Euro-bee-an bee, which is now finishing up. […]