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Going South

It’s hard to put into words that make any sense just how beautiful the South Island of New Zealand is. Mostly, I will just let the pictures do the talking, as they tell a better story. On our way back … Continue reading

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Craft 2.0

Firstly, to apologise, my computer has decided it currently does not want to start up, so I am getting used to another and not keeping quite as on top of computer based things as usual. Secondly, to thank you all … Continue reading

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My Creative Space Part 2

Quite some time ago now I blogged that I was finally doing up my Creative Space/Computer Lab/Sewing Room/Office. The room started out looking like this, cluttered, stuffed, and everyone’s drop off for the “I don’t know where it goes” pile… … Continue reading

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Windy Sunday

Today has been a particularly windy ole day. Living on a hill with the harbour keeping an eye on you, sometimes you get a vicious, non-stop wind. It just blows and blows and blows, and things rattle, and you worry … Continue reading

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Quiet in the House

The school holidays now over, part of today was spent with some long overdue time at the sewing machine (interspersed with the excitement of hanging out lots of washing). It may be that a break, with only a few short … Continue reading

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Simplicity 1957

At my favourite Op Shop the other day, picking through the fabrics, I overheard the sorters out the back discussing the donated goods they were sorting. “What about these old patterns?” “Put them out, someone will buy them”.  Ears pricked … Continue reading

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Dapple

Today was the most beautiful day, there was that wonderful warm, light feeling to the air, the sun was shining, and you just felt like planting things and picking flowers. Ah spring. I wandered around with my camera and was … Continue reading

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