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A time to reflect…..

If you have seen my Blog over at Simply Needlecraft you’ll know that the business has just turned a year old. Its been a fantastic year and a bit of a whirlwind, but so much fun. So that’s the business for a year but that’s got me reflecting on how the year has been for… Continue reading A time to reflect…..

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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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A bit of a boost and perfect timing x

So you all know I’ve had an uncomfortable few weeks but then I realised the a year ago today I was in the local paper. The article was about bipolar disorder, crafting and starting a business. It certainly gave me a positive boost. I can’t believe quite believe much has happened since this article. I… Continue reading A bit of a boost and perfect timing x

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Autumn’s here !

Hi everyone, Here in Derbyshire it defiantly looks like Autumn is here, with a chill isĀ  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 !

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Festival of quilts….just what the dr ordered x

Ok so yesterday the Haberdashery was closed for the day because I took my lovely mum to the festival of quilts at the NEC in Birmingham. It was her birthday treat and it was such a fab day. When we finally arrived our first stop was a patchwork workshop. We only did one workshop this… Continue reading Festival of quilts….just what the dr ordered x

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Chilled weekend…Elvaston Castle, Derbyshire

After a ridiculously busy week we decided to chill out on Sunday. We took Rowley to one of my favourite places….Elvaston Castle in Derbyshire. Its been one of my favourites for years after spending weekends there when I was much younger. The grounds are beautiful and we can have a good explore through the forest.… Continue reading Chilled weekend…Elvaston Castle, Derbyshire