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How to Crochet Double Foundation Chain

Double Foundation Chain I first came across Double Foundation Chain in the Encyclopaedia of Needlework by Thérèse de Dillmont.

Guildford Heritage Festival
As predicted the 1870'\s polyester dress was costumey. I can't wait to remake it with some …

Mr Pee-Wee
ISO 1000 | f 5.6 | 1/2000 lens 55-250mm 

I just realised I've been referencing my long zoom len…

Will I Even Have To Make A Decision?
I'm running out of time. I have the rest of today and tomorrow basically (because Saturdays ar…

Seagull
ISO 800 | f 5.6 | 1/2000 lens 50-250mm

Mundane But Mandatory
I wrote this post last year but I never published it. To start with I never found the right photo …

My Sunday Shot 19
ISO 640 | f 5 | 1/160 lens 50-250mm

Our Favorite Things Pinterest Pin Party 8

Night Flower
Every year our cacti flowers. Every year I miss the flowers. This year there are more flower buds t…

Stress-Free Paper Decluttering
I used to think I had to go through every last scrap of paper and sort it all perfectly. Then I wou…

Fish and Things
Oscar's fish tank sprung a leak and we found ourselves setting up a new tank and moving an almo…

My Sunday Shot 18
ISO 400 | f 5.2 | 1/200 lens 50-250mm | flash used

Ruffler Foot Made Sew Easy It's Hands Free!
If you've ever used a ruffler foot you will know you need to guide your fabric carefully.

I…

The Plight of the Black Cockatoo
There are several species of these incredible parrots, some are more prolific then others and the …

Playing Ball - Adoption Contract Clause 2.0
Freki is quick to cite contractual obligations to his humans whenever he feels that said obligation…

Stash Delving
Projects always change when you limit yourself to working only from the fabric stash.

At first I va…

My Sunday Shot 17
ISO 100 | f 5.7 | 1/400 lens 50-250mm

Lost?
I'm sure I was going to write about something incredibly interesting to share with you today.

I…

Diver

Geri
Last week I shared the story of how Freki came to find his furever home. I'm going to pick up t…

March HSM Challenge - Stash Busting
The Challenge Stash BustingMake something using only fabric, patterns, trims & notions that yo…

My Sunday Shot 16
ISO 100 | f 5.6 | 1/400 lens 50-250mm | focal length 250mm
ISO 125 | f 5.6 | 1/320 lens 50-250mm | …