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Upcycled Metal Tray

I’ve had this tray for months, waiting to decide what to do with it. When I spied this pretty paisley fabric in my local haberdashers I thought it would be nice decoupaged to the base of the tray. I cut … Continue reading

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Cyanotype Cushions

Back in the dark ages (aka the early 1990s) when I was a hippie dippie art student majoring in printmaking, I fell in love with cyanotype or blueprinting. A combination of two chemicals mixed with water and set out in … Continue reading

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New Patchwork Project 

I have been working on a new Patchwork project, another blanket. This time in blues, browns and reds. I’ve never done squares before and I love the result!

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Telephone Table Update 

It’s been nearly two years since I updated this little telephone table (see This Post ) And one naughty cat, who might or might not be called “Frodo” has done some damage to it since then. I found some gorgeous blue and … Continue reading

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April Bed Post

   I finally finished my pink patchwork blankie, so this month’s bed post is pink and red, using my patchwork and my favourite red Kantha quilt.         Pretty autumnal colours 🍁

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Mexican Chairs!

   Every few years I re-cover the seats on my dining chairs, and I was in Spotlight recently during a half price fabric sale and found this heavenly Mexican striped fabric. I absolutely had to buy it, and it seemed … Continue reading

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The Patchwork Blankie!

   It’s finished! I’m surprised how quickly it came together.    It was amazing how easy it was to keep sewing whilst watching telly in the evenings. Very zen! So much so, that I have started a new one in … Continue reading

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