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Sent my first exchange today

I have sent my first exchange today, I do hope it arrrives safely. My son is studying for one semester at University in Wisconsin, USA, he went shopping with his girlfriend the other evening and… View Post

First exchange ready to send

I cannot believe it is nearly a month since I posted! I have been really busy at work but I have now finished my first exchange and it is ready to post for the deadline… View Post

First prize again for my sisters quilt!

Here it is, the prizewinning quilt! My sister entered her quilt in another show and won first prize again, I entered the blue embroidery in the previous post and it won first prize and the… View Post

Blue embroidery ready for the show and my new exchanges!

I have joined a few stitching groups and I have signed up for a couple of exchanges, I am really looking forward to being involved. My first one is a pin keep exchange for Autumn,… View Post

Showtime !

It was our local village show on Saturday and my Mother, sister and I all entered, I put an embroidery in the ‘general embroidery section’ ( this ‘Butterfly Passion’ pattern can be found at www.dimensions-crafts.com… View Post

Lovely patterns received from Threadbear

I had a particularly exciting day today, my order arrived from http://www.thread-bear.co.uk/ and they looked divine, I cannot wait to start stitching these beautiful designs.Katy from Threadbear was really helpful, she told me that the… View Post