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Just finished this weekend bag from a pattern by Dandelion Designs Really pleased with the result even if it was a bit tricky round the curves. 
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The boys go Nautical.

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My lovely boys modelling new bandannas made this afternoon.

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At last I’ve finished the entry to Hillarys Blinds Country Craft competition.

As the beautiful Wild poppies  fabric  was perfect for my ideas for the new look living room, I decided to go for  reupholstering  a stool and making a cushion. They are the first of the new scheme so will take pride of place when the decorating is complete.


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Sew busy !

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Here are a couple of hoops I made as Christmas gifts,( couldn’t post before as they were surprises.) made

on my new sewing machine .

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Valentine is my first mini kit made to share as a freebie .
 I picked Valentine as it was my dad’s middle name – he was born on Valentine’s day, so my first kit is for him.
 Below are the links for downloading.  Have fun.
http://www.4shared.com/file/dnBYPqW6/Valentine.html  -this is the pack file suitable for  CAP users

http://www.4shared.com/zip/RQuhlIvt/Valentine_mini_kit.html  – this is the link for the zip file

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 Place cards made for the Christmas table. Amazing what you can do with scissors and glitter 🙂

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