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Silk Bags from Scraps

Inspired by my recent travels to India I have made this little bag from silk scraps. It is embellished with machine embroidery stitches using variagated silk threads and the elephant motif is taken from a no longer used bracelet. This … Continue reading

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Colours of India

Still working on the sea themed wall hanging but being distracted by thoughts of a fabric journal based on my visits to India and the fact that it is the 70th anniversary of Indian independence. I have made a start … Continue reading

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Painting Furniture

Having acquired two tatty wooden children’s chairs at Christmas I decided to try my hand at renovating them. So, this week I have painted one with chalk paint and rubbed it down with clear wax. And here it is after … Continue reading

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Another Book Cover?

I seem to be hooked on making book covers at the moment. I have now started a book cover for a friend who is visiting India in April. The fabric has been hand dyed by my good friend Isobelle – … Continue reading

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