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fabric cuts, linen cuts and a birthday

hi! dropping by to let you know I received the prizes for the stitch enigma today! YAY! 😀 they really look fantastic (especially those German linens, and I’ll show you why in a bit), I’m so happy I have everything ready ahead of time – now I only have to get back on track with the…… Continue reading fabric cuts, linen cuts and a birthday

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stitch enigma, here we go!

hear hear! the time has finally come for me to lay down all the info about the upcoming stitch enigma! 🙂 the haunt for the mysterious piece begins on my second blogaversary, May 3rd! we’ll enjoy a month-long enigma, with a total of 10 written clues and 5 pictures. I will post a new piece of…… Continue reading stitch enigma, here we go!

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Chapter thirty four – The day that I was (and then I wasn’t) back

previously on The grey tail: I visited Granny for a few days while the heat wave was melting down our already worn out brains. I started At low tide and found out how slow progress you get when you stitch over 1 on 32ct. the Travelling Bunny was about to find a new destination, when.. – -…… Continue reading Chapter thirty four – The day that I was (and then I wasn’t) back

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it’s a finishing party!

I had a lazy afternoon wednesday, so I managed to add another finish to my monthly goals: the first part of Lilli Violette’s Mystery SAL Al Castello now my guesses for this BON- word are the usual bonjour or bon appétit ..or maybe bond.. James Bond or bonfire.. bongo.. bonanza..! 😀 (yes, I’m a stupidity-free…… Continue reading it’s a finishing party!

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making assignments

finally the first part of Niky’s Mystery SAL Al Castello is finished (not that I had a lot to do, anyways.. but when you find that two out of five called for threads in the project are precisely the two colours you still don’t have in the DMC collection, waiting for them to arrive is…… Continue reading making assignments

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Festa del Ricamo 2012, getting ready..

I can feel it.. it’s getting closer and closer.. it’s party time! 😀 In a month I’ll be in Tuscany, celebrating the arts and crafts of stitchers at the 6th edition of the yearly event hosted by Casa Cenina in Arezzo. During the 2 days event “The Sampler of Your Life” contest will see its end,…… Continue reading Festa del Ricamo 2012, getting ready..