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A blog award and holiday preparations.

I have received a blog award from Wendy , thankyou Wendy I have always wanted this pink one! I am supposed to choose 15 blogs to pass this on to but on this occasion I… View Post

Look what arrived in the post!

Here is the lovely tea exchange that I received from Jennifer, I absolutely love it, especially because it is in my favourite colour – pink of course! I first met Jennifer through the Hooked on… View Post

My tea exchange has arrived at it’s new home!

Tea anyone? My tea exchange to Jennifer has arrived, she has emailed me to say she loves it! I was so pleased it arrived safely, I wonder how many cross stitchers hold their breath until… View Post

Wendy has received my Christmas in July Exchange

Wendy has received my Christmas In July Exchange for the Hooked on Exchanging group, I stitched a Prairie Schooler Ornament from the Winter booklet. I included some Christmas fabric, 2 packets of ornaments and some… View Post

Christmas ornaments

Hi everyone, I hope you are enjoying the summer sunshine, however these pictures will make you feel quite chilly as I have a few winter Christmas ornaments to show. The picture above is the ornament… View Post

Break to Devon and Cornwall.

Lanhydrock House Bodmin Cornwall owned by the National Trust. We have recently returned from a few days holiday visiting the South West of England, after promising ourselves we should tour around more in our own… View Post

The winner of the Ladybird Biscornu is………?

I would just like to say thankyou for all the lovely comments I received for the biscornu giveaway, I was thrilled you liked it. Unfortunately there could only be one winner, after putting the names… View Post

Biscornu blog giveaway

Free pattern available here This giveaway is now closed I just love biscornu’s and I am sure there are a number of fans out there who love them too, so I have decided give away… View Post

A little blue needlebook

I met up with a friend recently and when I returned home I decided to make a little needlebook for her as a surprise, I chose blue because it is one if her favourite colours.… View Post

My first hand made quilt is now finished.

Here is the picture of my first hand stitched quilt that I promised to show, I started it in 2005 and I have only just got around to finishing it. I usually like quilts made… View Post