I’m back.

Did you miss me?

Well l can’t believe its July already and we still have winter like weather. Its quite cold and very wet and miserable here, the garden looks terrible. We need at least 2 good dry days to get it looking okay.

I have been doing quite abit of crafting though.

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This is the cushion finished from my last post.
It was made for my nieces 20th birthday gift and l’m happy to say that she loved it.
I loved it too.
I’m enjoying making cushions, they’re not fast or easy but they look gorgeous when they’re done.
I am thinking of maybe, just maybe making some to sell

Here are the three tops l finished before my blogging holiday.

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The third one l put thin elastic through the end of the sleeve.
I like that one best and l have worn it a few times.

I’ve made a couple of cathedral window pin cushions.

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This one is the same material as my third top.

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This is light blue and sparkly.

I’ve always wanted to make pretty cathedral window cushions.
I can’t bring myself to use more than two different materials though.
Its a problem l have with most of my crafting, maybe l play it too safe.

Theres also been some knitting.

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Spring forward socks.

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And Socks of kindness.
These may become my favorite go-to pattern, l loved them.

I’m currently knitting Waving lace socks and also enjoying those.

Right, ready for abit of cross stitch?

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A blackwork owl.
I’ve also competed this owl in orange. Stunning!

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A lovely angel.

One of the biggest cross stitch projects l am planning is this photo of Sox.

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I took the photo last week on our morning walk. I love it, it captures his happiness.
I had it converted to a cross stitch chart with all the symbols and colours and l’m waiting to order colours and fabric.
I think it could look stunning.

Thats it for today.

I think we’re almost caught up, l’ll check and see if theres anything l’ve missed.

Currently l am working on two baby quilts, a boy and a girl quilt as MrK’s friends didn’t want to find out the sex of their baby.
I’m working on knitting socks and crocheting some dishcloths.
I’ve designed a simple cross stitch l’m hoping will be fantastic and l can use on the front of cushions and bags, l’m slowly stitching that now. Its an easy design but l have to keep checking as l go along.
I’ve also bought a mans medium size shirt from the charity shop which l am hoping l can use to make Boy9 a shirt. Ambitious – much – me?

I will be back soon.

Thankyou for reading.x

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About Tracey.

I craft, any craft will do.
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3 Responses to I’m back.

  1. lifebeginsat50 says:

    you’ve been busy, I love the cushion!

  2. LucyLadley says:

    You are such an inspiration to me. I love to see your creations when you post them. Keep it up, all of us that read your blog & look at your photos are uplifted!

  3. Elly says:

    Such a cute owl! I love blackwork stitches. And I love the tops! My skills and knowledge is way off sewing clothes yet, but I’m determined to learn!

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