Category Archives: Serendipity

HQAL ; Down the Rabbit Hole

I’ve been itching to write this post for the last two weeks!! It’s three weeks since I last showed you my Down the Rabbit Hole Quilt, I was still stitching the never ending vines… Over the following few days I … Continue reading

Posted in Down The Rabbit Hole, Quilt-a-long, Quilting, Serendipity | Tagged , , | 19 Comments

Last of the Holiday Stitching

I did quite a lot of stitching on holiday, we had several long flights, with the inevitable long waits in airports, together with quiet time either by the pool or on our balcony. These are the last two I have … Continue reading

Posted in embroidery, Serendipity | Tagged , | 24 Comments

Mountain Sketchbook

Last weekend I shared my new Travelling Sketchbook with you, I’ve chosen a theme of flowers. It will circulate around a group in our Embroiderers Guild and everyone will put a piece of their work in it, so in a … Continue reading

Posted in embroidery, Serendipity, The Travelling Sketchbook | Tagged , , | 10 Comments

Monday’s Meander around the Garden

Spring has finally sprung here in Yorkshire, after a few days of higher temperatures the buds on the trees are just starting to appear and perennials are starting to show signs of life, I reckon we’re about 4 weeks behind … Continue reading

Posted in Garden, Serendipity | Tagged | 14 Comments

SAL 5 The Tall Year Square Etui

It’s three weeks since I last showed you my etui box, I’d just made a mistake on the number 2, the last number of this side. I blamed jet lag, which when I saw the mistakes close up I think … Continue reading

Posted in embroidery, Serendipity, Stitch-a-long | Tagged , | 21 Comments

Sketchbooks on the move!

Our sketchbooks at Skipton Embroiderers Guild are about to go travelling again! This will be the third round of travelling sketchbooks I’ve been involved with. For those not familiar with the concept, we all start with an A5 artists sketchbook, … Continue reading

Posted in embroidery, Serendipity, The Travelling Sketchbook | Tagged , , | 29 Comments

Clock

Today’s photo challenge word from Postcard from Gibraltar is clock… This is our conservatory wall, my OH finds it amusing as the clock is now set at 10 to 2, he chuntered so much about it having a loud tick … Continue reading

Posted in Crafts, Photo Challenge, Serendipity, Sewing | Tagged , | 7 Comments

Sweet

I’ve just realised I completely missed last weeks Friday Photo Challenge. As I have just spent half an hour writing a post and sorting through photos to show you on a theme that was actually last weeks, I thought I … Continue reading

Posted in embroidery, Serendipity | 9 Comments

Monday’s Meander Round the Garden

I think spring has finally arrived! My Amber & Amethyst garden is beginning to look like a garden. I’ve been buying a few plants on Otley market and Courtyard Planters over the last couple of weeks and today I decided … Continue reading

Posted in Garden, Serendipity | Tagged , , , , | 16 Comments

Holiday Stitching

Yes, I’ve another bit of holiday stitching to show you! Last week I shared photos of the first half of my holiday along the coast of Australia between Adelaide and Sydney… We actually finished our drive at Kiama, a beach … Continue reading

Posted in embroidery, Serendipity, Textile Books | Tagged , | 30 Comments