Monthly Archives: December, 2015

Day 365 Stitching Post-the last of the year of blogs…

Day 365 New Year’s Eve I have just added some hand stitching to Jack Triggs’ creation. He used my sewing machine yesterday to make this head gear for an Animal [Muppets] costume. It still needs a trim… This is the last blog for 2015 and my resolution is complete. I have blogged everyday for a …

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Day 364 stitching Post; Newly made mattress protector

Day 364 30th December Just finished making another mattress protector for the 4 foot by 7 foot bed. Let’s hope it is a little more successful than the one I bought. I found a quilted bed throw going cheap and just fitted it-a fraction of the cost of the original.

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Day 363 stitching Post; Ta Dah

Day 363 29th December Finished making my EPP travel bag. I am pleased with it.  

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Day 362 Stitching Post; Now the cat fabric…

Day 362 28th December Having had a look on Pinterest  and not found anything which quite works for me  I am going to design my own EPP travel bag. Usually, for small pieces, a tin works fine. However a completed “flower” does not fit in. Also a tin does not fit in a small handbag …

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Day 361 Stitching Post; Gathering fabrics…

Day 361 27th December May start my “chicken bag” soon. I don’t think it will look like the pattern, but it is a good place to start. Harry bought me some lovely red chicken fabric which will make a lovely strip at the top. I may do squares at the bottom but that is not …

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Day 360-Stitching Post;New Project

Day 360 Boxing Day Received chicken fabric and pattern for a chicken bag. This might be the next project…

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Day 359 Stitching Post; Stitchy presents

Day 359 Christmas Day Some fabric and fancy shears were among my presents this year…

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Day 358 Stitching Post; Christmas Eve

Day 358 Christmas Eve No stitching time. Merry Christmas!

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Day 357 Stitching Post; washed and dried already…

Day 357 December 23rd My newly stitched runner did not last long; Tyrion( who is not allowed on the table) decided that it was there for him. In the evening some red wine managed to find its way on it. This morning  it is back to its original state. How long for?

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Day 356 Stitching Post; back to hexies

Day 356 December  22nd If I have the energy to do any stitching tonight it will be hexies. Spent this afternoon wrapping presents. At least it has been done before Christmas eve this year….

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