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Michelle Brown
Love to sew and quilt
Love to sew and quilt

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Sewing Caddy
Sewing Caddy   I started with a small cardboard open box. This was a cardboard insert from a packing box. When I see things like this, I save with the thought that one day it might come in handy. My husband thinks I'm mad, he say's I'm collecting junk, but ...

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A little gift for friends
The little gift I am about to show you, is from earlier this year, when the lovely ladies from our little sewing group got together, up at the lovely tea rooms Harvey's Range. It must have been early July I think just before I started my course. We all got ...

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Fireman Sam Quilt finally finished
  I know it as been awhile, if you are just checking out my blog for the first time, the start of this project was a few months ago. If you look back on my blog you will see the start of the creation of this project. Laying out the piece's as I make them. N...

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It's been awhile but i'm back
It's been a while I know but I have been very busy trying to sort my life out. Being made redundant was not very nice and it has taken me a while to get myself back on track. I am now moving in the right direction, so hopefully I will be able to start addin...

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My sewing bag
I decided I needed a sewing bag for when I get together with the girls on our Monday sewing days. After looking through plenty of mag's & books I decided to do the one pictured below,"Sewing Notions Bag by Rhonda Thornley"  from Patchwork & Stitching magazi...

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Quilt for my Sister's Grandchild - Lennon
This quilt is a work in progress. Lennon loves fireman Sam so I thought I would make him a quilt he would love. I down loaded the free pictures from Fireman Sam Colouring pages from the internet website. Then enlarged them to fit my 6 1/2in blocks. The 2 pi...

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Quilt for my Sister's grand Child Authur
I have 2 Sisters who live in the UK, I have only seen them twice in over 30 years. I have missed my Niece's & Nephew's growing up and now they are having children. Time just passing by so quickly.   My older sister Pamela now as 2 Grandchildren Lennon 3 yea...

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Making a Bag - Gift for a Dear Friend
So a pattern in a Country Threads magazine Vol 13 No.4 for a lovely patchwork bag designed by Leeanne Pitman.  I made 2 bags - one like this which I gave to my lovely daughter in-law for her birthday. I didn't take a photo of that but it did turn out lovel...

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Been Busy
Hi everyone,  I know it's been a while but I promise I have been busy creating, I just need to get into the habit of posting my creations for you all to see. Made a Dress. I just wanted a couple of simple dresses I could wear through summer & winter. I find...

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Updating the Blog - with Jenny
Well you can now see I have updated my blog page & feeling happy about it, thanks to Jenny for all your help. Heather got my blog up and running and Jenny as helped me with navigating the blog. What great friends I have, your help as been very much apprecia...
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