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Sharon Newth
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Love life, crafty creative type, lover of all things vintage, doer, and mum to 4 little beauties.
Love life, crafty creative type, lover of all things vintage, doer, and mum to 4 little beauties.

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The agony of losing a much loved pet.
Yesterday morning we watched our beloved dog Ernie die in our
arms. It was heartbreaking, and something you can never prepare for.  Writing helps me to grieve, so I wrote down
some of my thoughts on life with this beautiful soul. Today, I've been dealing wi...

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Curtain refashion.
Here's my latest refashion from an old unloved curtain to a skirt. You may remember part of this curtain was used to cover a foot stool a while ago. I love this happy fabric, and this curtain really needed to see the world. :)

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Sewing and refashioning
So basically it's all about keeping cool these days, and cleaning up the mess made by my favourite 2 year old terror. Oh how I've missed my sewing machine lately, so I really needed to sew on Friday, although my sewing room gave new meaning to the term 'swe...

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Back to school.
Here's my day today. The kids went back to school after 5 weeks of holidays, and I was overwhelmed by sadness. I still had my two beautiful little men at home, but for some reason I took it hard this time. I'm well aware that they are growing up way too fas...

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my latest blog post

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Salvaging postage stamps.
I"m officially the most unreliable blogger ever, but here I am again. Whilst those on the other side of the world were experiencing a 'polar vortex', in my part of the world we were sweltering under a week of extreme heat. We had a whole week of temperature...

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Vintage towel refashion...
Here's something crazy I made from a big old vintage towel. This was one of those 'because I can' moments. Towel, Found at the op shop for $1. My mum used to have one like this when I was a kid. A few snips and lines of sewing and it becomes a circle skirt....

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Handmade goodies by me.
A yellow dancing alien. Polly A New Year's thanks. A school holiday activity jar for slow days A jar of awesome. Some crochet on holidays. All made by me. See, I did manage to fit a little bit of crafty in amongst the mayhem of school holidays. By Sharon Newth

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A crafty hubby
One of the things I love about all of my making is that it has turned my hubby a little bit crafty too, and he now makes me things for my birthday. I love getting handmade presents and I love seeing this rare creative side of him. Here's what he made me for...
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