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Workbasket on Vacation

Pixie enjoying convertible life It is September again, time to travel. This year the puppies were included in the planning phase. Car instead of motorcycles, convertible instead of egg. Why car? Much easier to take dogs, much more space for anything packed or purchased along the way. Why convertible? Why not? Just pack sunblock and… Continue reading Workbasket on Vacation

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Workbasket – Progress…

Embroidery is a project that is easy to pack up and take with you.  The Dr.Who towels have traveled to work with me. Lunch breaks allow me to make some progress each day. Last time I mentioned the blue skirt remake was in WIPs vs. UFOs.  Recently finding myself with a couple of hours free… Continue reading Workbasket – Progress…

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Workbasket – Updates on This’s and That’s

Dr. Who Kitchen Towels: Sonic Screwdrivers: Completed second towel yesterday! There is a little difference between the two.  On the first towel I continued all the lines.  On the second one, I embroidered the lines as they were traced from the line drawing.  Which one do you think looks better?   Now onto the second… Continue reading Workbasket – Updates on This’s and That’s

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Weldon’s Practical Needlework

Many people before myself have talked about the "A Facsimile Edition of Weldon's Practical Needlework" books. My set of 12 books was printed in 2005 by Piecework Magazine.   Each book is a bound copy of 12 issues of Weldon's Practical Needlework newsletters, one for each month of the year that they were originally published in. … Continue reading Weldon’s Practical Needlework