Busman’s holiday

A weird Choose-day…I chose to do my tax return today. Fun? No. LifE enhancing????? Wellllllllll…I got a refund! Yay!

My other blog’s a ….

I’m starting to get into the swing of iStitch This. Posts are less frequent but link laden and hopefully of use. Yesterday’s was about tutorials on the t’internet. It’s here if you want a peep. Do let me have any ahem, constructive advice…

back to school – part 1

i know its not September but when it comes to stitching I’m more than happy to be starting a new school every now and again. Inspiration  is a fine thing but technique translates that fabulous idea into the real thing. I find learning a new techique is quite often a catalyst for  a new idea…

If the skirt fits….

January is traditionally the month of diets. Well, if yours has failed miserably here’s a way of making your too-tight skirt fit again. Firat measure your waist, or just below it depending on where you want the skirt to sit. Then sit down as you ponder how the tape measure could be so wrong. Once…

Oooo new book!!

I’ve waited what seems an eternity for this little gem. Expect a review soon!

(yesterday was) Choose-day

I didn’t forget! This weeks choice was to get back in touch with some good friends I haven’t seen for AGES. They’re coming for a sleepover with their brood in a few weeks. Result. I’m liking this regime of choice. A lot. The picture is of an embryonic idea. Again. I do MEAN to finish…

The Sound of Music

Always up for an invocation of the Greatest Musical Ever, I’ve been meaning to write about PD and music for ages but it’s been so busy recently. What’s new?! Anyway here we go, quite literally. I have a theory that you are either touched by music or not. What I mean is that you either…

Performing Seale (groan)

  I blame Deadly Knitshade myself. She’s reawakend my love of word play – my sense  of pun as it were. Today’s post is about http://hannahssealehayne.com/. See, sorry about the post title, I couldnt resist it.   I’ve already given you a sneaky peek into their lavender lavatory here. So what is this place and what’…