Monthly Archives: September 2010

A Knight with a Ghost

Yesterday I trekked over to my so-of-LNS to take an ornament finishing class with Nancy Cline. It is a pretty long slog to get there and back, but the tips and tricks I learned, not to mention my fabulous finished … Continue reading

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Meet Inga

I know, I know. I’ve been promising pictures of my Inga bag for ages. I’m lazy, forgetful, and always so darn tired. Really, there is no excuse.  So, finally, here she is: My Inga bag was crocheted from five skeins … Continue reading

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Halloween is Coming!

A little while ago, I won this draw on Daffycat’s blog. And today it arrived in my mailbox, looking even more wonderful in person than it did in the picture. Take a look: Now I am totally in the mood … Continue reading

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Lively Simply and Another Giveaway

I’m ploughing through my September To Do list! Over the weekend I managed to get all my fibres and beads into my cross stitch supplies database. (Fibres kitted up with projects aren’t recorded, but that is how I prefer it, … Continue reading

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Biscornu Exchange

Thanks to some sort of magic, or maybe a twisting of time, my exchange has already reached Missy Ann (of Deep Inside Missy). And (thank goodness!), she really does like it! I stitched the Sweet Pea Biscornu by Faby Reilly … Continue reading

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Socks and Alpacas

Thanks so much for all the comments on my August progress and September goals. I have to admit, though, I’m a bit nervous about my goals now since everyone seems to think I’m taking on too much. Eep!  Happily, I … Continue reading

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September Goals

As always, I’m a day late and a dollar short. Yesterday was another stinking hot day, which we braved to head over to our tiny farmers’ market.  It is held at Montgomery’s Inn, a heritage site here in Toronto/Etobicoke. We … Continue reading

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