Monthly Archives: October 2011

To place a weary head

A little in-one-evening creation for some dear friends we spent the weekend with. It was fun to chop up, sew and finish a project in one evening! Not the prettiest, but different from my usual flowery stuff, and a reasonably … Continue reading

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Princesses and pixies

My feminist gender agenda has been rather challenged by the (inevitable…) ‘princess’ phase that Miss R caught on starting school. I fought it for a bit, then decided it was hopeless and unkind to keep on harking about how boring … Continue reading

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A super-quick hooded towel

Today the sun was shining and it seemed like another gorgeous, unexpected day of summer — even for those of us stuck in office buildings for most of the day. I had a few minutes of sewing yesterday evening and … Continue reading

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Guinea pigs!

No sewing this week, as our household spent the whole weekend collecting and getting to know 2 small rodents who will hopefully share our lives for some time yet. They came from a guinea pig shelter. One female firmly called … Continue reading

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