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Cow parsley stitch-along…for real this time

So I have been promising a cow parsley stitch-along for a while now…. While we’re all spending more time indoors and not able to go out and see the cow parsley in the lanes for ourselves, I thought it had to be the perfect time to make the stitch-along happen. I love the thought of people stitching away on something…

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Flower Power for Marie Curie

I am so pleased to be involved with the lovely Sarah @sherlock_knits in her bid to raise money for Marie Curie via her #slighltbonkersidea -The Flower Power Fund – @flowerpowerfund As you may be aware – Marie Curie provides nursing care to people with terminal illnesses across the UK, as well as support for family and friends. Sarah’s slightly bonkers idea…

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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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