There’s always one …


There's always one .... and it's always Daisy!  Although Daisy has the sweetest, happiest, most loving nature, she has to be the clumsiest dog I've ever owned.  She has been known to trip over her own front paws and land on her nose, is totally unco-ordinated and has the most peculiar gait - rather … [Read more...]

Meet the Maker: Avalon and Misty


I'm so loving these extra "Meet the Maker" interviews here on the blog, and today I'm delighted to introduce you to the very talented Avalon and Misty Who combine freehand machine embroidery and applique to create the most delicate and yet striking pieces of textile art.  Thank you for … [Read more...]

Jolly Robin … snaffled already!

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Goodness me - Rosie's quick off the mark sometimes when it comes to snaffling!  I finished my Jolly Robin Christmas Hoop this morning - it's the first project for the December issue of the magazine.  I mounted it in a recycled painted wedding hoop and after happily tilting it from side to side for a … [Read more...]