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Foxy

When I first noticed Becky Hogg‘s animal kits in the RSN shop I fell in love with them instantly. I like the modern look and the way the metalwork embroidery has been used to create an instantly recognisable image of the animal. Becky has designed kits for 8 animals in this series: snow bunting, heron,…

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2d Needle Felting

I have done a few projects with felt including a 3d needle felting workshop with The Makerss at the Knitting & Stitching show making a robin and I have also done a few kits by Atelier Oog van de Naald and Huis Vol Kleur which used sheets of wool felt to create pictures or 3d…

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London Light needlepoint cushion

With only 12 hours to go until the end of 2018 I have finished my London Light needlepoint cushion. 2018 has been a year of only a few rather large projects. I started this kit by Hannah Bass Needlepoint back in April 2018. I had spotted Hannah’s kits during my first visit to the Knitting…

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Visit to Bruges

My boyfriend and I visited Bruges last Friday as a treat for my birthday, which was that day. We had visited a couple of years ago, but I hadn’t really paid much attention to the needlecraft heritage of the town. Inspired by the tips from a recent edition (no. 147) of ‘All Stitched Up!’, Inspirations Magazine’s weekly newsletter,…

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