Monthly Archives: September 2013

Wren brooch – work in progress

I’ve promised a superb wren brooch to a work colleague months ago, and have only just set down to do it properly after some false starts. (“Superb” is the name of the wren, not what I think of the stitching … Continue reading

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Pintangle: Take a stitch Tuesday

I just discovered this glorious embroidery challenge: Take-a-stitch-Tuesday. I know, I’m VERY late on the scene 🙂 For anyone else new, it’s run by sharonb over at PinTangle, and the idea is to create a space where embroiderers can try … Continue reading

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Embroidery, patterns and sight-seeing

Another little update of my stitches and life in general. I’ve been working on Jack this week, but most of that’s not been on Jack himself but on the samplerish side-cloth where I’m testing out ideas: I’ve sketched out the … Continue reading

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Updates: knitting, embroidery, food!

I’ve been busy! But not posting as much as I’d like, so here’s a pretty huge dump of some images from my last month or so. I’ve been knitting almost every day. Some lovely Kinfolk hand dyed yarn into socks: … Continue reading

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