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Criticism is Good (Part 2)

I didn’t mean to post and run, but life got in the way and it’s taken me a little while to get around to writing this follow-up post (although the ideas for it have been rattling around in my head … Continue reading

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Criticism is Good (Or BitchFest 2013)

No, I haven’t sewn anything since my last post, and right now I have zero intention of sewing. I need to sort out my summer clothes first and see if I still have too many before I add more to … Continue reading

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Trying Out New Readers

If you got a notification today that I’d unsubscribed from your WordPress blog – I haven’t.  I’m trying out different RSS Readers after the news of the demise of Google Reader and I thought I’d give the WordPress reader a … Continue reading

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Taking a Break

I’m going to take a break from sewing for a while, which means I won’t be blogging either. For the past week or so I have done pretty much nothing (at all, not just sewing) and last night I realised … Continue reading

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New Fabric

(I haven’t been doing much sewing recently but I thought I’d update with a few bits and pieces.) The bit in brackets above was the post I was going to write, and then this post got too long once I’d … Continue reading

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Taking my sewing to the next level

After posting about having too many clothes, I woke up this morning and realised that what I need to do is learn some new stuff.  I have a load of sewing books that I’ve been flicking through now and then … Continue reading

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UFOs – I don’t understand

I can’t sleep, and whilst watching DVDs of Stargate SG-1 I’m also reading blog posts that pop up in google reader. I can’t be the only sewist that doesn’t have any UFOs! This week’s The Sew Weekly Challenge is UFOs … Continue reading

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One person can change the world (or a little part of it)

I promise that I won’t do too many non-sewing posts on this blog but I just had to post about a blog, and charity, that I first read about today.  I’ve spent the past five hours reading the posts on … Continue reading

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Is It Just Me ….

….. or are you simply clicking “mark read” on 80% plus of The Sew Weekly contributors’ posts this year? Part of me wants to read the posts, but the other part of me just doesn’t care and doesn’t have time.  … Continue reading

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Meet Margot

So, yesterday morning this parcel arrived. It was too heavy for me to get it up the stairs (I live in a first floor flat) so I had to just keep staring at it longingly all day until Mr RTS … Continue reading

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