Category Archives: Embroidery


Its no great secret that I’ve been fascinated by embroidery for a while now. I was quite keen on it as a little girl, and have the cross-stich samplers to prove it, but in the last few months I’ve started … Continue reading

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Oh dear…

…MAY was the last time I blogged. This is not a good state of affairs. So what’s been keeping me off the internet over the last few months? Well, it turns out that hours of bus commuting to college and … Continue reading

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Royal Opera House

Months ago I decided to be a bit cheeky and apply for some work experience at the Royal Opera House. I wasn’t sure what the chances of being allocated a placement were, afterall I’m not studying costume, but I figured … Continue reading

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Hand sewing, hand stitching, hand sewing

Oh dear, oh dear….I’ve been reprimanded by my younger sister for not posting on my blog regularly enough!  So here, my dears, is what I’ve been up to: Hand stitching, hand stitching, and then hand stitching some more. Oh, and … Continue reading

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