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Editor’s Monday Quick Make

Make these great little presents with Susan Penny. Finding nice stocking fillers without spending a fortune can be difficult, so I set about designing a set of hair bobbles that are purse-friendly. The bobbles...

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Sailing Boat Hearts

One of the wonderful things about living on the coast is that sometimes you are lucky enough to take pictures on the beach…and today was one of those days when we were able to...

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Flags not Flowers!

I have been having trouble with my sweet peas this year…I’m not sure if it’s the monsoon conditions we have been having, or the fact that according to Helen Yemm the gardening writer, they...

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This Little Piggy in Cross Stitch

Susan Penny has designed this pretty cross stitch nursery rhyme for attaching to a bag, purse or pencil case I think we can all remember our parents telling us ‘This little Piggy’ when we...

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A Little Valentine’s Gift

Looking for a project to stitch with the kids as a Valentine’s Day gift? Susan Penny has designed this pretty key fob just for you. I wanted to design something that our youngest daughter...

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Elizabethan Cross Stitch Alphabet

Whilst helping my daughter with research for a school project, I was once again reminded of the wonderfully skilled stitching found on clothing of the Elizabethan period. This sleeve panel (above right), which can...