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Blog, Embroidery, Fabric and sewing

A little hand embroidery…

Embroidery increasingly occupies my days. There is something so therapeutic about putting little stitches onto fabric. When that fabric is a beautiful soft vintage linen, it’s even better. When that vintage linen is already beautifully embroidered, it’s a dream. Wondering whose hands embroidered this linen all those years ago occupies my thoughts as I add new stitches to the fabric.…

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Blog, Out and About

Getting to know you…part 2 – Killerton and A La Ronde

So, as I mentioned in yesterday’s post, we’re now living in Devon and getting to know and love our new surroundings. Today’s post is a gallery of our visit to Killerton and A La Ronde where we found ourselves surrounded by beauty inside the houses and in the glorious countryside. Both properties are National Trust and although both houses are…

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