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Confidence doesn’t come naturally ! I’m driving me insane!

So last time I posted I had just passed a City & Guild in Design and Stitch, well I’ve caught the bug and now I’m working my way through the machine embroidery course which I’m really enjoying. I did have a few weeks break before starting the new course some I did manage to chill… Continue reading Confidence doesn’t come naturally ! I’m driving me insane!

Bipolar · City & Guilds · crafts · depression · embroidery · me · Quilting · simply needlecraft · the haberdashery

Doing well and life is good x

Hi everyone, I’m still doing well and I hope it continues. I’m still working extremely hard and trying new techniques of textile art. I’ve sent all of my coursework off now to be checked and verified so I should get my results after the Easter hols. So now I’ve finished all my modules I can… Continue reading Doing well and life is good x

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Its been a while……

Hi everyone, I’ve not posted for a while, it seems life has been getting in the way 🙂 x However its been a busy time and I have photo evidence to prove it too. I’ve been stitching away trying to finish my City & Guilds design and stitch course. I have completed all the modules… Continue reading Its been a while……

Anxiety · Bipolar · doodle stitching · embroidery · me · moods · Quilting · simply needlecraft · the haberdashery · the haberdashery

If you had one wish, what would it be?

Hi everyone, What a week….. There’s been birthdays, anxiety, hallucinations, crap sleep and a busy one. So I’ll start on the positives. Its been my sons 10th birthday this week, I just can’t believe how time flies. It’s also really sad that they grow up way too quickly. The haberdashery been extremely busy which is… Continue reading If you had one wish, what would it be?

Bipolar · crafts · depression · doodle stitching · embroidery · me · moods · Quilting · the haberdashery · the haberdashery

Postive thinking !

Its been a bumpy road the last four weeks but now I starting to feel a little bit better. This week has been a lot different, lots of positive thinking and lots of calm. Don’t get me wrong I’m not back on form as it were but I’m heading in the right direction and I’m… Continue reading Postive thinking !

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Autumn’s here !

Hi everyone, Here in Derbyshire it defiantly looks like Autumn is here, with a chill is  in the air and darker mornings. I think it might be time to pack my summer dresses away and opt for wooly tights and snuggly jumpers……Perfect. This week has been another hectic week but this time it’s not been… Continue reading Autumn’s here !

Anxiety · Bipolar · Chirtmas · crafts · depression · me · moods · Quilting

Just thought I’d pop by

I’m still struggling with my emotions, still waiting for the meds to kick in. But on a positive note I’m still being a busy beaver in the craft department……seems to calm me down and gives me focus. But my machine is going for its service tomorrow its looks like I’m going to have to use… Continue reading Just thought I’d pop by