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The Orange is finished, teamed up with a little more Purple and a smattering of light Pink.  Orange is a colour I am pretty sure I have never worn before.  How can this be? The pattern is McCalls 5856, size … Continue reading

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Giveaway winners and dance costumes

I blinked and two weeks flashed by.  The green tulle sea has been tamed and our two little mermaids turned briefly into dancing dizzy daffodils. This action picture from our lovely neighbour is a goodie as you can see both … Continue reading

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Vintage fabric for you ….. a giveaway **** GIVEAWAY CLOSED ****

During my sewing room clear out I kept quite a lot of fabric (!) and particularly these two.  They are both cool but I won’t be stashing them. The floral one I found the other day and the stripey piece … Continue reading

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For me? How loverly

A while ago TJ held a giveaway and I was lucky enough to win the November 2009 Manequim magazine.  I love it when the post brings something other than bills! [Note this post is picture heavy] I’ve never seen this … Continue reading

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