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About jmStitching

A love of stitching has been inherited from my mother and grandmother. I can’t remember a time when I didn’t have at least a couple of stitching projects underway. Whether it’s by hand or machine, there are always new projects I’d like to try or fibres I’d like to experiment with…and a few projects waiting to be finished!


I love it when ideas from various sources come together to create something.  Today’s project has inspiration from 3 things: 1. The October Club EQ Challenge is to create new Christmas (or other holiday) blocks. 2.  BeaQuilter posted a tutorial … Continue reading

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Fabric Frugality

Last winter, I started working on a project for the bazaar held at the church where the Pieceful Night Quilters’ Guild meets.  Northcott Silk Inc. is very generous and donated a box of fabric for the guild to use.  I … Continue reading

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Fibre Greeting Cards

During the past couple of weeks, I’ve been creating some fabric greeting cards.  Here’s a sample of a few: These have been fun to create.  I’ve been able to sit out on the deck to do the hand embroidery and … Continue reading

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Creating in Muskoka

It’s been a great summer to do some hand stitching at the cottage.  This is the view I can see when I’m sitting on the cottage deck in the late afternoon: With lots of fabric and fibers to play with … Continue reading

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