Tag: Embroidery

A very special project
August 25, 2013

This year I've been working on a very special project for our wedding. Tom's Dad, Keith, is a methodist minister and he took our marriage service, which was wonderful! As lots...

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Wedding Waistcoats - complete!
July 7, 2013

  After months of planning and making, today I finally finished the waistcoats for our wedding! To be honest, there were many times when I didn't think I'd get them...

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Wedding waistcoats - almost finished!
July 1, 2013

Our wedding preparations are in full swing - only just over a month to go (which explains why I haven't been able to blog as much recently!). I had set myself a deadline for...

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Wedding waistcoats - an update!
May 6, 2013

Today I've managed to put together the second waistcoat (minus the buttons and buttonholes) and I'm so excited to have more than one done! :-) Today involved using slipstitch to...

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Making wedding waistcoats
April 14, 2013

A few weeks ago, I started working on the waistcoats for our wedding with the help of a crack team of people - my Mum, Helen and our lovely friend Hilary (who was the only person...

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A bit of Doodle Stitching
October 18, 2012

I absolutely LOVE Aimee Ray's Doodle Stitching books. Until a couple of years ago I hadn't really sewn anything, let alone tried my hand at embroidery! But these books are so...

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