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Layering and sandwiching…..but first, a recap of sorts……..

The last few days have found me/us “MIA” in blogland…..and ‘net-land in general. Yup, technology is great when it’s working but sometimes critical links need replacing, which happened this morning, so we’re back up and running…..yay!!!! I hope y’all (oops……a … Continue reading

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Sometimes a little “bling”………

Is a good thing. This vintage piece first appeared here and here and looked ‘ok’ but I thought it needed a little “oomph”, so I added a bit of sparkle (which doesn’t really show off in these photos ‘cuz the … Continue reading

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A “Wordless Wednesday” Vintage finish…………

(Begun here) Thread: (top)Connecting Threads Essential Pro poly (white), 70wt; Aurifil cotton (orange), 50wt. (Bobbin) Connecting Threads Essential Pro Poly (white & Turkey Red). Batting: Hobbs Heirloom cotton/poly (80/20). The doily is 7”in diameter and the total finish is 12” … Continue reading

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Next up………….

Just vintage play……. . I fell in love with this flaming orange batik and decided to combine it with this small doily. Perhaps “Flaming Flower”??? We’ll see as it progresses……….  I went back and added some defining stitches to the … Continue reading

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