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Love ‘n’ Hugs

It’s been a funny old time…and it still is a little bit strange. I’m sure that there are some of you out there who have managed to significantly reduce your stash, sewing for a range of causes out there. I have been doing a little bit to help – masks for family, friends, neighbours –…

Antique Singer

I’ve never quite understood the fascination of old sewing machines, why would you want an antiquated machine when the newer electric ones are all ‘bells & whistles’. Then a few weeks ago an old Singer machine popped up on my screen for sale locally, it so reminded me of my late Mum’s old Singer and…

Yes, but what do you DO with them?

Sound familiar? Non-quilters are inclined to ask this question – a lot.  In my life there are two piles: the ones I give away and the ones that I don’t, or haven’t yet. Those ones, and  I’m sure I’m not alone, are all sitting in a pile on my spare bed. “You should sell them!”…

Busy doing nothing?

Normally I would have spent the last few months teaching classes at my local quilt shop (The Corner Patch) and preparing for those classes. In between I might have gardened and played (sorry – ‘worked’) with Electric Quilt – perhaps designing next year’s Block of the Month classes for the shop. I would be making…