I had another fight with my sewing machine and it is in being repaired. So, with the sewing on hold I had to find other ways of keeping up the crafting.
I decided that in the run-up to two big Christmas markets, the Grey Lynn Festival and then the Auckland Art and Craft Fair, I would make a brooch a day. The catch was that it had to be done without buying any new materials.
I dug out the pretty (but oh so messy) tails of embroidery thread and got work. These….
Spring and winter are still fighting each other at the moment, but I’m slowly seeing more green.