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About gentlestitches

The future is in our hands.

pulling together

Our market was a complete success.  People turned out in large numbers to support “creating a welcome” and artists and creators of all kinds donated beautiful goods for us to sell. It was held at beautiful Chalice and on a personal note my … Continue reading

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This is my Australia…please all enjoy our beauty and focus on peace

Originally posted on FOZZIE.M:
gentlestitches:The people urge the media to act in a responsible manner while we make sense of what happened at Martin Place . We must stand together and not let it tear us apart. We are all affected but for those … Continue reading

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A Nativity set by “youngatfifty”

My friend made this beautiful nativity set. Her webpage is youngatfifty. Please click on her link for the full post. A new nativity scene with a crocheted stable among other things christmassy. She did this one last year.  These men took … Continue reading

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See you Saturday!

The Christmas market is on this coming Saturday. I rather thought I would post about it earlier but we have all been busy here with turning the boy’s room into a gymnasium, the study into a yarn room and creating … Continue reading

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Pocket Pal Monsters

              I have followed the progress of one of ravelry’s newest designers, youngatfifty for some time now. She creates the most wonderful work with her magic crochet hook.  I road tested her pattern for … Continue reading

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