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The Patient Gardener

For the love of gardening is a seed that once sown never dies, but always grows and grows to an enduring and ever-increasing source of happiness – Gertrude Jekyll

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embroidery

French Dressing

Most readers will be aware that I have recently re-embraced my love of embroidery.  However, what you might not know if that deep down in side me I have a love of fashion, particularly historic garments.  So you can imagine... Continue Reading →

A year of stitches: day 28-70

Back in January I shared a new project, called a Year in Stitches  and I thought it was time to do an update. Essentially the idea is that you stitch each day adding to your piece of work. The project... Continue Reading →

Wordless Wednesday – Undercover Bulb

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A Year of Stitches – Days 1-26

Having stuck to one of my new year plans (not I'm not using the word resolution) for nearly a month I thought I would share it with you. The project isn't called '1 Year of Stitches' and the idea is... Continue Reading →

Pandora’s Box Completed

  Whilst I am finding it challenging to write about the garden, just because I don't have anything new to say, I am feeling very enthused about sewing so I wanted to share the project I finished late last night.... Continue Reading →

Block 4 completed – Pandora Box Project

I shared with you at the end of January that I had embarked on a new, yes another one, embroidery project - Pandora's Box. The project is supported by a Facebook group which is how I first came across it... Continue Reading →

Pandora’s Box – An Embroidery Journey

My love of embroidery keeps growing and it has really stood me in good stead over the last month, providing a useful relaxation at the end of a long day at work.  The simple act of pushing the needle and... Continue Reading →

Tropical Stitching

I've mentioned from time to time my new past-time of embroidery and I mentioned a few posts ago that I was working on a cross stitch that my sons had bought me for Christmas.  I thought I would share with... Continue Reading →

Festive Stitching

I am rather pleased with myself for having finished my Christmas sewing projects before Christmas.  I did think I was being somewhat optimistic at one point especially when I got distracted for a few weeks with knitting a poncho.  I... Continue Reading →

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