Monthly Archives: May 2015

Wyndcliffe Court Sculpture Gardens

I have discovered a new type of place that I love to visit. When I go somewhere new I find myself actively searching for sculpture gardens! I have visited three to date and loved each one. They have all been completely different … Continue reading

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René Geissler’s Cacti & Succulent Nursery

Matt knows just how much I love cacti and succulents. So at the end of our holiday last week he did a bit of research on the internet and found out about a wonderful man called René Geissler. René has been growing … Continue reading

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Gardenalia, Bath

On our way to Wales last week we stopped off in Bath. I love this city, the architecture is so beautiful and there are lots of independent shops. We were just leaving and heading north when I spotted a very … Continue reading

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A week in Wales!

Matt and I spent last week in a lovely cabin, in an orchard in Wales! I found Lichen Cabin on a great website called Canopy & Stars, which has all kinds of quirky places to stay, from tree houses to … Continue reading

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A lovely week ahead

Tomorrow Matt and I are heading to Wales to celebrate my birthday and our first wedding anniversary! We plan to go on long walks and explore the countryside. I’m going to take my heirloom quilt with me too, I have some … Continue reading

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The central panel grows!

I have picked one of my favourite dark blue floral fabrics to completely surround the central panel of my heirloom quilt. I wanted this section to stand out and I’m really pleased how it turned out! I think I’m going … Continue reading

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DIY : French knitting flowers

French knitting is a lovely way to use up little odds of wool and the perfect portable project too. This DIY will show you a simple way of using your French knitting to make flowers! To make your very own … Continue reading

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Loving seed stitch

Seed stitch is one of my most favourite embroidery stitches and I seem to be using it on lots of my projects at the moment! I have used it to embroider a wedding present, some simple cards and also in … Continue reading

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