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Snowflake Table Decoration


I was inspired by LucieTheHappyQuilter’s dresden snowflake (http://luciethehappyquilter.com/tag/dresden-plate/) to have a go at making one myself over the holidays. Here is the result, now happily decorating our side table. I turned this into a table mat by pinning the dresden … Continue reading

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Newsflash! SS News Exclusive. Bert found at Hideaway.


Newsflash! SS News Exclusive. Bert found at Hideaway. Music: Dah-del-ah-duh-duh-duh-dah, Dah-del-ah-duh-duh-duh-dah K-Frog: This is K-Frog, reporting for SS news…in the past few weeks, Bert has been sighted in cities around Australia carrying her hexagon piecing kit on planes, trains and … Continue reading

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Xmas 9 – Aussie Xmas a Table Runner and Matching Rant


Today’s post comes with a warning to readers: if you live in a climate where it is cold at Christmas time this post may contain confusing material. This will also be my only serious note for the silly season so … Continue reading

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Xmas 4 – Helping Pudding


After an exciting evening, today Pudding has been ‘helping’ with some sewing. I am not sure if running in circles arouns the ironing board is truly helpful but it’s the thought that counts. Now that pudding is out in the … Continue reading

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Xmas 2 – Pudding escape!


Oh no! I borrowed a stuffed pudding from Nic and it escaped to the Bowning pub on the way. Have you seen it since then? Help! Bert.

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Xmas 1 – Beginning with Boxes


Inspired by a post from I Finally Have Time and a pattern from http://www.acuppaandacatchup.com I started my Christmas sewing last weekend. The nested fabric bowls looked like a nice easy way to use some existing fabric, a very good reason … Continue reading

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