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Woven Heart Patchwork

Woven Heart Patchwork

I have been meaning to make new Christmas cushion covers for a while. And I bought the polar bear and penguin fabrics specifically for that purpose at Festival of Quilts. In 2015!! About time I…

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Woven Heart Patchwork

I have been meaning to make new Christmas cushion covers for a while. And I bought the polar bear and penguin fabrics specifically for that purpose at Festival of Quilts. In 2015!! About time I…

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Crocodile Shawl WIP

Crocodile Shawl WIP

This is the shawl I’m making with that delicious Whirl yarn. I originally thought I’d just make a scarf but I think this particular crochet stitch, crocodile stitch (sometimes called dragon scale stitch) looks best…

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Circle Appliqué

Circle Appliqué

A little experiment with appliqué. I’m not sure where this is going. I think it needs a bit more appliqué and then I will turn it into a mini quilt. I like the look of…

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New Pattern: Dachshund

New Pattern: Dachshund

I am very happy to (finally!) be able to share this new pattern. I started the embroidery in February, inspired by a dachshund cushion cover I made as a gift. I love dogs so it…

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Please Vote for Me

Please Vote for Me

A little while ago, I got an email telling me that my blog has been nominated for the Motivated Multi-Craft category in the Crafties, LoveCrafts‘ blogger awards! To say that I was surprised is a…

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Egg Cup Pincushion

Egg Cup Pincushion

In February, Tony and I visited my parents and one day we went to a quirky charity shop. I picked up a set of these blue egg cups, intending to use them as bases for…

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Aubergine Sketch

Aubergine Sketch

Tony bought a graffiti aubergine the other day. I don’t think I’d ever seen one before! So of course I had to sketch it! I put it on a plate with a few other vegetables,…

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Aubergine Sketch

Tony bought a graffiti aubergine the other day. I don’t think I’d ever seen one before! So of course I had to sketch it! I put it on a plate with a few other vegetables,…

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Another Whirl Project

Another Whirl Project

I so enjoyed working with the yarn for the two This Is Me shawls (one for me, one for my sister) that I wanted to start another project. I haven’t decided exactly what I’m making…

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