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Listed are the posts for May 2011.

Preparing for winter

> We’ve been busy over the past couple of months chopping and splitting wood to burn on our wood burner. I’m not sure if we’ve got enough for the whole winter but I think we’ll be ok for a bit. We’ve had our wood burning stove for 3 winters and since then it’s snowed each […]


Birthday gifts

I’ve always wanted to sew due to the speed and ease that you can create a totally unique item. Knitting is always constant but it can take weeks to make a scarf or a pair of socks whereas a sewn item can take an afternoon or an evening. So for me now being able to […]


And one for me

I made this using scraps of Indian batiks from 2 current projects. I like the back as well. Published with Blogger-droid v1.6.8


Sunday afternoon……

It’s nice having time to get things finished…… Published with Blogger-droid v1.6.8


>Coasting along

>I made a quick present for a friends’ birthday last week: fabric coaster The pattern is ‘Coasters’ from Quilting in No Time which I’ve used previously with the make-up bags. 6 fabric coasters They were easy to make and useful for an ice cold drink. I’m planning on making one myself soon for my desk…..