Category Archives: Cross stitch

I have designed a quick stitching pattern for you.

Well I have watched everyone else so thought I would have a go at designing a quick pattern for Christmas.  These are really small to add as embellishments on Christmas ornaments. I have designed in green and red but I … Continue reading

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Leather bag, cushion, bear and sewing jar

I have been making lately so thought I would share the new things. My favourite and one I feel the most exciting about was my bag made from a kit. My mum keeps joking that at least my dad gave her … Continue reading

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Biscornu and key ring

At last I have not only found my biscornu I attempted last year but also five minutes to blog about it, YAY. First I thought I would show you my lovely sunny page turner sewn on  plastic with silks. and here … Continue reading

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A day out in Exeter treating my eyes to craft goodies.

Yesterday I went to our local sewing and crafting exhibition at Westpoint Exeter. Lots of people wait months for this to arrive in town so it is a really busy bustling day. There was chance to try out sewing, painting, card making and … Continue reading

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Kingsteignton Garden and Craft Show 2012

Well looking back over my blogs I noticed I forgot to actually tell you about the day we had. It was a lovely sunny day and there were lots of winners as well as really lovely entries so we are … Continue reading

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Update – Embroidery of the Century – 1930′s Sliced Bread and 1960’s panel

Well my panel has been received and liked. Hope everyone else likes it when it starts travelling the country. Dear Liz, Thank you so much.  Your panel arrived safely  this morning.  It is splendid.  I am so grateful to you … Continue reading

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Embroidery of the Century – 1930’s Sliced Bread

This is the new pattern design for the Embroidery of the Century.  I was asked to do something to represent bread for the 1930’s.  You can see some of the panels already made up at http://www.laviniaearl.co.uk/           … Continue reading

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