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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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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 →

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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 →

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 →

A small sewing project

    It is cold and foggy today, not a day for gardening at all which is good as I need to rest my arm having strained some previously injured tendons a couple of weeks back when I was planted... 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 →

Notes from the Garden – 26/3/2016

It seems as though we are due another wet Easter but at least yesterday was a gloriously sunny day.   The media is full of Easter being the weekend when people start to engage with their gardens which always surprises me... 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 →

Things that make me happy

a delightful book of horticultural sewing inspiration

Careful – Weekly Photo Challenge

This week's  Daily Post's  photo challenge theme is  "Careful."   'Careful' makes me think of small things.  We are careful with babies, small children, delicate ornaments for fear of injuring them.  "But what am I careful with I wondered" and more... Continue Reading →

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