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Bree Di Mattina
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Brisbane Open House - 2014
On the weekend of 11 and 12 October Brisbane hosted its annual Open House.  We went last year , kind of by accident, and thoroughly enjoyed ourselves.  This year we were really looking forward to it - especially to visiting St Mary's at Kangaroo Point and T...

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Melbourne jaunt
Hubby and I were lucky enough to escape to Melbourne for a couple of days last weekend (thanks to my parents babysitting).  It's our 10th Wedding Anniversary so we had a decent excuse.  We walked and shopped and drank litres of coffee and ate some really, r...

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challenging myself
I've been feeling the need to stretch my crafting legs lately.  Trying things I'm not confident at or that I've never tried before.  I do like to challenge myself in whatever I'm undertaking.  When I was 22 I got my first Banking job and it was dead boring ...

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vintage children's sewing machines
Way back when I wrote this blog post about my miniature Singer machine.  At this time I did a bit of research to find out its age and other information.  It came to me from my mum but she wasn't sure how old it was exactly. When I was doing this research I ...

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classes and more classes
I've been such a busy little crafter lately and have sadly neglected my blogging. Yesterday I had the privilege of teaching 7 fun ladies to macrame.  I've been moonlighting at Francesca's Flowers in Paddington teaching various crafts on a Saturday afternoon...

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Kids art quilt -finished
Guy's teacher had her last day on Friday and I finished the quilt in time to gift it to her in the morning.   I also wrapped up a cute cushion with a train on it for her older boy - which he apparently adores. I finished the quilt with a scrappy binding in ...

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Kid's art quilt
One of Little Guy's teachers is leaving in a few weeks to have a baby.  I thought a nice gift from the class would be a quilt with art works by the children built in. I cut squares from plain fabric and had each child draw something of their choosing and wr...

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