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Advent TAC – day 2, 3 and 4 + letter Q

🎄 Hello! Welcome to my needlework Advent Calendar! 😊 Sorry for the delay but I’ve been feeling a bit under the weather this weekend. Today’s first entry is a WIP shot I took last year, Sew Advent SAL from 2015 by iStitch Designs; I used the usual a Vaupel & Heilenbeck linen band and silk threads of my choosing (NPI,…… Continue reading Advent TAC – day 2, 3 and 4 + letter Q

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KABOOM! (3rd rundown post – May)

In the spirit of keeping track with my progress and finishes month by month, I’m starting this post as a draft at the beginning of May and updating it with every relevant piece of news until the early days of June, this way you’ll have an account of what happened as it happened. 😉 I felt like doing…… Continue reading KABOOM! (3rd rundown post – May)

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let the advent begin!

I took a couple of detours but I figured out what to pick for the ’15 Sew Advent Band SAL by iStitch Designs – and as the clock ticked 10PM on December 1st I found myself with day 1 of both SALs stitched up! 😊 Here you see my personal choices for the ’14 SAL, 40ct. 1 over 2 using…… Continue reading let the advent begin!

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FAQ

last week my dear friend Kaye wrote me asking if I was interested in an Around the World Blog Hop invitation – of course I said yes, although due to the move I wrote this post a few days ago and scheduled it for the due date. safety first! 😉 check out her post about…… Continue reading FAQ

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monthly goals (who cares!!)

I did really bad this month.. I won’t whine as I’m so pleased with the SAL Sorpresa 2 I just want to go back to it 😀 (mind it’s 35°C/95°F and I feel like stitching.. this should tell you how much I’m into this! ;)) plus, I have to work on it as much as…… Continue reading monthly goals (who cares!!)

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thank you Mr. Turing

tomorrow is a really special day.. you may have heard of one Mr. Alan Turing from his job at Bletchley Park during WWII, when he was part of the team who broke the ENIGMA code, or his technological discoveries, which basically make him the father of all A.I. (including of course computers), or for the way…… Continue reading thank you Mr. Turing

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sales, naps and a finish

I promise a much more succulent post next time.. today Casa Cenina has shipped me threads and fabric for Les Trois Brodeuses’ SAL Sorpresa 2.. and I’m so going to show you my first stitches on this! 🙂 hopefully tomorrow..! in the meantime I finally managed to have some quality stitching time (i.e. no phone…… Continue reading sales, naps and a finish