Monthly Archives: December 2012

Anyone for Cluedo?

It was a mad idea – but I decided it would be good to reproduce a Cluedo board in a quilt! And, after a frustrating few months her is the work in progress. It was supposed to be a Christmas … Continue reading

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Another Vintage Cushion

Here is another cushion that I have made using a vintage linen mat. And, closely guarded by two of my favourite Teds!

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Vintage Cushion

I bought an ageing tray cloth at a vintage market in Altrincham a couple of weeks ago and have incorporated into a cushion cover. The cream textured fabric that I have used for the body of the cushion makes it … Continue reading

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Recently Acquired Quilt

I have recently acquired this quilt from my quilt tutor. She tells me that it is a piece of her work that has been hanging in the Howardian Centre in Cardiff for years – it is beautiful and will be … Continue reading

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Cat Fanatic

this cat cushion has been made for a cat fanatic who loves everything pinK! Hope she likes this when she finds it in her Christmas stocking

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Recycled Denim – Again!

Although I have about 10 pairs of denim jeans for recycling I haven’t done much lately. So, to put that right I have made a little bag with a toddlers skirt. Being embroidered already saved me having to decorate it. … Continue reading

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Felt Owl

This little hand sewn felt owl was created over the weekend, and as ever, I can’t stop at one – I had to make four of them!

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A Cultured and Vintage Weekend

I have just returned from a cultured and vintage weekend in Manchester. Saturday started with a trip to Manchester City Centre and a visit to the Manchester Art Gallery to see the First Cut exhibition – it was incredible and … Continue reading

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