Monthly Archives: March, 2015

Day 89 Stitching Post; Row One.

Day 89 March 30 Having cut out all the squares and sashing I have made a start on the stitching; Row One is complete.

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Day 88 Stitching Post; Gutermann fabric

Day 88 March 30 Cut out some squares of the new fabric which has arrived at Emporia Fabric and Crafts  Ashford. It will be sashed in white to make a simple quilt to show off the fabrics.

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Day 87 Stitching Post; it’s growing.

Day87 March 29th Did a few more rows of my bag today. I don’t think you’ll miss it in a crowd!

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Day 86 Stitching Post; No time to stitch – time to dance

Day 86 March School ball… Great evening at the 3rd NKS Charity Ball. This is the first one we have been to and we will certainly go next year. All the music before the disco was in house and excellent. A stitchy ending; I did teach Olivia to crochet today. Unfortunately I forgot to take …

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Day 86 Stitching Post; More Crochet

Day 86 March 27th Have made a good start on the sides of my bag today. It’s fun to do and grows quickly.

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Day 84 Stitching Post; Another Project

Day 84 March 26th I have gathered together yarn to make a bag from the pattern Becky bought me for my birthday. The kit came with the leather strap and the crochet hook so I have everything now .Let’s see how far I can get tonight..

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Day 83 Stitching Post; more of the same.

Day 83 March 25th Both of us are tired this evening. I think there will be more snoozing than knitting. Promise something different tomorrow…

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Day 82 Stitching Post; Second Sock Started.

Day 82 March 24th I have made a start on the second sock. You might notice that the cuff is a different colour on this one. I have resisted the temptation to make them match this time. Those who know me well know this is totally out of character. I am hoping that the heel …

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Day 81 Stitching Post; Nearly There

Day 81 March 23 Made several more blocks today. I only have a few more to make before I can arrange the blocks for the quilt. As usual they are hand stitched and not pressed yet.

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Day 80 Stitching Post; One sock down.

Day 80 March 22nd Managed to finish one sock on the journey home. I need to finish the toe seam with Kitchener stitch tomorrow. Now need to make the other sock.

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