Tag Archives: Carol

paint a little happiness

I had a lovely afternoon out with Tracy recently. We went along to our local coffee shop called Cafe Craft which has various crafts on offer – my favourite being the pottery. Of cause there was a sewing theme..!! That’s … Continue reading

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Geek shirts!

I love sewing for myself, friends, my home, work – anything sewing related is fine with me but my absolute favourite thing is making clothes for my children. I get a real sense of achievement and pride. I made a … Continue reading

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cardigan knitting

Last year at the ‘sewing for pleasure’ exhibition I bought a kit to knit a cardigan.  I chose the colour and it contained the correct amount of wool needed, the pattern and a wooden button – even though I couldn’t … Continue reading

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Winter skirts

With the weather warming up – a little!  It’ll soon be time to pack away some of our winter makes.  Skirts… Tracy picked this fabric up at the Rag Market and used a pattern from one of the sewing mags. … Continue reading

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Sewing for pleasure 2016

Yay, it was that time of the year again.  Me and Tracy love our sewing exhibitions at the NEC..it’s local to us and a great day out. We went to Yarnia…I’ve usually got some knitting on the go but goodness … Continue reading

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Christmas past

I had a lovely Christmas and went out….oh yes I did!  I’m a bit of a slippers and TV gal these days but did venture out into the ‘mild weather’ a few times. One of those occasions was for my … Continue reading

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Our Sewing Bee Christmas party

Our last monday evening get together before the big day was party time for me and Tracy…..and sewing of cause. We wore party hats (sewing themed) and ate cakes….although they had gone before I remembered to take photos!   We … Continue reading

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