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The 100 Day Project 2018 – Thoughts on 25 Days Down

Where did those 25 days go? I have be messing about with fabric pens, dimensional paint, scraps of material and embroidery floss and created a quarter of the squares. I’ve been sharing a photo everyday over here on Instagram along … Continue reading

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Currently – Spring 2018

Yesterday we had the hottest day of the year. When the weather turns I always feel the same. I may have felt lethargic and festered all winter but then one day when the breeze is warm and the light is … Continue reading

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Adventures in Quilt Making – The Purple One

Hooray! I’ve finished it and I think this is the fastest quilt I’ve made so far. Under a year, now that progress. Little photo bomber…….. I mentioned it over here in January. I bought the fabric last year at Jo-ann in Florida … Continue reading

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The 100 Day Project 2018 – 100 Hearts on Fabric

Can you believe it is almost a year since I began writing 100 Brush Script Quotes? I can’t. I loved the project so much last year that I have decided to jump on board again in 2018 and have shamelessly … Continue reading

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Adventures in Quilt Making

Back in August I shared the baby quilt my niece and I made for my great niece and I mentioned that it had re-inspired my love of patchwork and quilting. I dug out all of my previously started quilting projects……. … Continue reading

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One Little Word® 2018 – Practice

This is the fifth year I am embarking on walking with a word. Previous words were – Listen Align Whole Light I usually start strong and enthusiastic. And this year has been no exception. My word showed up in mid November … Continue reading

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Looking forward to…….

(The photo has nothing whatsoever to do with this post but I mean c’mon…….) We are looking forward to the Winter Olympics. The winter games have a place in our hearts more than the summer games do. We love the … Continue reading

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Let’s Start the Year Right! With Snow

Technically this delightful day was last year but I’m using poetic licence here. If you’ve been here a while you’ll know I adore snow. We don’t get much in Leeds s when it comes it is a treat. This flurry … Continue reading

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2017 – A Review in Pictures (and Some Words!)

An amazing trip to NYC to celebrate my 5oth birthday. it snowed on the big day and I got to walk in central park in the snow on my birthday! Went on an adventure for sixteen days with these lot. … Continue reading

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The Post Box Quest – London 2017

It went a little bit like this when Gav, H and I were in London this summer….. Me – ‘Oooo, there’s a post box over there.’ (Makes to cross road.) Them – ‘Ugh.’ (Eye rolling and general ‘not another one’ … Continue reading

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