Work In Progress Wednesday

Work In Progress Wednesday

Even though I ran away to the lighthouse last week with half my sewing room and a bunch of prospective projects to tackle, if I was feeling like it, the only thing I actually finished was my gran’s mini.  Other than that I tinkered, and pottered, and...
Where In The World…

Where In The World…

So last week you may have noticed that I had no internet connection.  No, Sky did not cut me off for over use, I actually ran away to the most remote place I could think of for a week after the 3 insane work weeks I’d just had.  I got the go ahead on...
When Would You Like To Bag Along?

When Would You Like To Bag Along?

You may or may not be pleased to hear that I’m finally at the point where I might have the pattern for my Whole Lotta Bag ready for release (well, by next weekend anyway). Now there are several questions following that in relation to the ‘Bag Along’...
Modern Stitching Bee Blocks – November

Modern Stitching Bee Blocks – November

For the Modern Stitching Bee this month, Jennie asked us to make a low volume + 1 colour version of her Scrappy Christmas Star block.  (Seriously, roll on Black Friday, I *need* more LV fabric!!!) I do hope those are all suitably low volume enough, and that the...
Stitch Tease Blocks – November

Stitch Tease Blocks – November

This month for Stitch Tease Ange asked us to do a little light construction for her.  After some initial colour-related angst, there were a few choices of abode we could build, so I opted for a block from Elizabeth Hartman’s book. We were asked to...
Random Thursday

Random Thursday

Good job I’ve been stockpiling my random for you guys! 1.  Overheard in the office recently: Man 1:  ‘I assumed as you were playing Battlefield 4 you had all your fingers.’ Man 2:  ‘Aye, pretty much’ Do you ever overhear conversations like that...