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Tuesday, April 17th, 2012

Patchwork made to order!

Childrens quilts

I have been busy making a collection of children’s and baby quilts, I think no doubt inspired by my current condition!. Still under the umbrella of Polly Hope I am offering a collection of bespoke quilts. These can be made to order or I have small stock of handmade quilts as illustrated in the photographs. [...]

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Monday, March 5th, 2012

A quilt for Hugo

Sewing the squares together

This is the first quilt i have made for a boy and I wanted it to be something that he loved and cherished – it was great putting together the fabrics for this as it was all about being bold with colour and pattern and used up a lot of my fabrics that I somehow [...]

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Friday, January 13th, 2012

All stitched up – Curated by Susan Stockwell

All stitched up – Curated by Susan Stockwell

Quilts made by inmates from HMP Wandsworth prison, Lambeth Council Recycling department and Susan Stockwell – a Charity exhibition at Patrick Heide Contemprary Art

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Wednesday, March 2nd, 2011

Mini festival

Mini festival

This is set to be a great event, The Papered Parlour is putting on a mini festival, in celebration of ethical fashion and contemporary crafts. Taking place Thursday 3rd March at V&A museum of childhood. Come along to take part in workshops, listen to live music and take part in topical panel discussions. There will [...]

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Wednesday, June 9th, 2010

Reupholstering

organic reupholstered chair

.. every now and again one gets board of the tired old chairs that are now sitting in the living room and one feels like making anew, now it seems like a good idea until you actually go and have a look in the shops and anything half descent is well over ones meager budget [...]

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