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  • View to The Sky

    View to The Sky
  • Transfer & Stitch Book

    Transfer & Stitch Book
  • Friday Links: Bank Notes, Murals, Miniature Scenes

    Friday Links: Bank Notes, Murals, Miniature Scenes
  • New Mandala Patterns

    New Mandala Patterns
View to The Sky

View to The Sky

Sketch I made a couple of weeks ago, looking into our conservatory. We were getting ready to have the conservatory roof replaced. I like the detail of Blake sleeping on his mat. He likes being…

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Transfer & Stitch Book

Transfer & Stitch Book

A couple of weeks ago I received a book from Search Press (publisher of three of my books). The book is called Transfer & Stitch: 140 Beautiful Designs to Embroider*. It is a compilation, a…

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Transfer & Stitch Book
Friday Links: Bank Notes, Murals, Miniature Scenes

Friday Links: Bank Notes, Murals, Miniature Scenes

A flower bed in our neighbourhood. I like walking past this property, there are always beautiful flowers in the flower bed. In the early morning sun yesterday, the colours were especially beautiful… :-) I hope…

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New Mandala Patterns

New Mandala Patterns

On Saturday I finally finished the fourth mandala from the August Mandala Stitchalong. I was ‘supposed’ to finish it by the end of August, but life eh? :-) So now that I have finished the…

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New Mandala Patterns
Friday Links: Crafty, Cake, Cats

Friday Links: Crafty, Cake, Cats

Colour inspiration from the Swedish clothing brand Gudrun Sjödén. I like their bright colours and the patterns are often inspired by flowers and leaves. The colour on that wall is really beautiful but I don’t…

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Sketching Bag

Sketching Bag

Since I’m sketching more, I decided I needed a bag for my sketching adventures in the neighbourhood, and further afield. So I made this one. Unfortunately, I hadn’t taken into account the bulk of sketchbooks…

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Darning Is Agency

Darning Is Agency

Darning one of Tony’s socks using a new tool in the darning tool box. A darning loom. Sometimes called a Speed Weve because that was a well known brand back in the day. It is…

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Classes at The Village Haberdashery

Classes at The Village Haberdashery

I’m teaching at the Village Haberdashery in September, so if you’re in/near London why not come a long for some stitchy fun? :-) On September 8th, it’s Beginner Embroidery at 11 AM. I think there…

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