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Complete and ready to meet its new guardian: The cover measures about 4″ x 7.5″ and is made from vintage French linen, beautiful quality. The edges are bound with a strip of silk fabric, and the book fastens with silk … Continue reading
The purple silk Memory Keeper is complete and is in the shop This one is reversible too, so you can have the patchwork on the inside or on the outside.
The fourth keeper, stitched entirely by hand with silk thread, made from hand-dyed silk organza quilted to over-dyed silk lining. I was intending to do much more surface stitching on the organza, but after quilting very simply in an irregular … Continue reading
From yesterday’s ‘in pieces’, we go to today’s ‘stitched up’ – or even ‘stitched together’ – all of which could be construed as a comment on our country’s current political situation, but in fact I refer to the third of … Continue reading
Red silk for patchwork; another Memory Keeper, I think. This one will be pieced over paper. The silk is too unstable to piece without the paper support. And below: hand-dyed silk organza. The photograph really doesn’t do it justice. Here … Continue reading