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Creating a Welcome Market.

 It was a brilliant day for our market on the 16th August 2014. We raised four thousand dollars and every cent went to asrc. For more details visit Creating a Welcome face book page.   A rather serious looking Aunt Sharon discusses … Continue reading

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We were Hacked and we were not amused ( but we are sorry).

Tricky is not looking at all amused and neither should she. It isn’t about riding in her basket because she loves that. “Basket?” I say in an inquiring voice and she is scrabbling to get in. No, the reason Tricky … Continue reading

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to market to market in Northcote.

                      If you are anywhere near Northcote, Melbourne on Saturday the 16th of August, please drop in and see me and many other crafty people selling their beautiful wares. Absolutely … Continue reading

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where is my button?

This post marks both an ending and a beginning.  The ending is because the above wooly jumper was featured in my very first post which I called beginnings.  I wanted to make sure it was completed for this post but … Continue reading

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bloggie paws.

Things are exciting here at gentlestitches today and I guess a little sad as well.  I have had some wonderful opportunities to sell my aussiegurumis (which means I have to get busy and make more) and also an opportunity to pursue … Continue reading

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