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maria thomas
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New Website
I've moved to a new site, you can now find me over here @  mariathomastextiles

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Daffodils
Happy St. David's Day, spring is well on the way though not today as its raining, oh how very welsh, never mind it's a good excuse to drink more tea.

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cloth
Found these pretty ladies hanging about in Soho's cloth house store, what a paradise this shop is for all fabric lovers!  Apparently the dresses are lemon yellow but I just adore the layers as inspiration for a future project I can feel bubbling.

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LOVE
I'm of to Sussex this weekend to celebrate 40 years of friendship with my childhood best friend.  Then a hop to London's west end for a little of Ruby Wax's mindfulness Tour just for for good measure.  Mind you I think we already know the mindfulness behind...

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Finished this little beauty....
Just returning to my studio after 2 weeks of birthdays - this has been complete for a while now - still feels fresh to my eyes!  Thank you Maven Patterns for the Maria Wrap Apron, its been pleasure to make up.

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Happy new year & happy sewing....
I'm having a wonderful time re working an old indigo dyed table cloth into a wrap around pinny using the fabulous apron pattern from www. mavenpatterns .co.uk

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A quiet summer for stitching
As with most summers I temporarily relinquished my sewing to spend time with my happy family... This year my eldest boy of 20 years was ready to fly the nest. After we wished him farewell the other 2 lovelies and I floated through the summer months somewher...

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A quiet summer for stitching
As with most summers I temporarily relinquished my sewing to spend time with my happy family... This year my eldest boy of 20 years was ready to fly the nest. After we wished him farewell the other 2 lovelies and I floated through the summer months somewher...

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Going green
Today I'm going green in the garden.  I'd forgotten how much I enjoy changing the colours of things....  A small moment with a packet of Dye can make everything seem so much greener.

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Happy new year!
Back in the studio at last and sorting out a selection of new workshops to be held at our local sewing shop this Spring.  Take a sneak peak at my workshops pages here or pop over to  Sew Arty  here and book your place.  It's going to be so much Fun!
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