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Inspirational Trip to Centre for Alternative Technology (CAT)

We had been meaning to get to CAT for some time, mainly to take a look at the forest garden and polytunnels because they’re both ways we’d like to develop our garden. Plus, we really like it. But the trip … Continue reading

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First skirt for many years

As well as lots of gardening (did I mention in the last post? Been working hard on the courtyard garden, but I want to wait for it to have developed a bit before putting up a proper “it’s finished” post … Continue reading

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Finishing things

I love getting a project finished – and I’ve finished two things since I last posted. I completed my cowl, but it’s been far to warm to wear it – we’re having an early summer here in the UK. And … Continue reading

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Quilt for a new baby

So, I’ve been working on the quilt for Al and Lucy’s new baby. She is due on April 6th. I have the top pieced and the backing fabric purchased. Once I’ve done this blogpost, I’m going to tack the three … Continue reading

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November quilting

I did actually get round to practicing the free motion quilting and managed to more or less crack it. I made a couple of Christmas stockings for me and Keith – I bought some lovely Christmassy fabric from Kisko – … Continue reading

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October 2010

I didn’t think I’d done much crafty since last post – but when I think about it, there’s quite a bit. I finished the penultimate wallhanging – the winter solstice one. I’ll photograph the full set together when they’re all … Continue reading

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September 2010

It’s been a long time since my last post. I’ve been working full time all summer, and am about to start a new job – a full time one. I haven’t worked full time since I moved in with Keith … Continue reading

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January 2010

It’s been a frustrating month for craft as I’ve developed a problem with my back and shoulder and been told by my osteopath to limit the amount of sewing and knitting that I do. I can knit for about 10 … Continue reading

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November 2009 – a new beginning for End of the Bumpy Road

It’s been ages since I posted here and it’s been a busy year. But I have been working on my business and gardening blog over at Home on the Hill and have decided that this is the place to post … Continue reading

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New focus for this blog and a new quilt

I have now started a gardening blog at Home on the Hill so this blog is now for crafty, home-type stuff only. I post on the gardening one at least every month, but I’ll only post here when I have … Continue reading

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