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Carolyn Foley
Brisbane Australia
I am a Embroidery Designer and Tutor. I am married with three children, all young adults.
Interests: art, design, technology, teaching, embroidery, clothing, textile, quilting.
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This is rather old fashioned but it has a certain charm. There are some unusual stiches used. And I really like the edging. Continue reading
Posted 6 hours ago at caro-rose-creations
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22nd October Continue reading
Posted yesterday at caro-rose-creations
I would never have even considered this type of fabric.
Toggle Commented yesterday on A Sampler at caro-rose-creations
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This is another of Mabel's pieces and again she has used a piece of curtaining fabric. But look what she has done with it. (I think this is from the 1970's.) What a clever way to use an off-cut. Continue reading
Posted yesterday at caro-rose-creations
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21st October Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at caro-rose-creations
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My husband has taken the dog for a walk, no one is in the house except Charlie and me. So I can log in and write a post or maybe two. In amongst all that is going on here I... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at caro-rose-creations
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20th October On the roof Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at caro-rose-creations
That is a great idea.
Toggle Commented 3 days ago on When will I finish? at caro-rose-creations
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I keep thinking that I will get all the preparations for the sale of this house finished today and then I find another long list of things to do. We had all the photography done for the advertising only to... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at caro-rose-creations
It is a great stitch and you can use it in so many different ways.
Toggle Commented 4 days ago on TAST 2014 - Triple Chain at caro-rose-creations
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19th October Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at caro-rose-creations
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18th October Continue reading
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18th October Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at caro-rose-creations
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17th October Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at caro-rose-creations
My husband isn’t a big man but his actions take some living with.
Toggle Commented 7 days ago on Sometimes I wonder at caro-rose-creations
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16th October Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at caro-rose-creations
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At how my husbands brain works that is. Firstly he insisted that we sell all our lovely antique furniture, for not a lot of money. Then he doesn't like the hire furniture available for dressing the house so he turns... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at caro-rose-creations
I love this stitch in all it’s different forms.
Toggle Commented Oct 15, 2014 on TAST 2014 - Triple Chain at caro-rose-creations
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I have fallen out of the loop again with the TAST stitching but Triple Chain is one of my favourites. I use it time and again. Once you free it from the one before and the one after it takes... Continue reading
Posted Oct 14, 2014 at caro-rose-creations
I just have to get this place ready for sale first and that is proving easier said than done.
Toggle Commented Oct 14, 2014 on I have a house! at caro-rose-creations
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15th October Continue reading
Posted Oct 13, 2014 at caro-rose-creations
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I spent yesterday looking for somewhere to rent on the island and finally found a lady who had bought another house, was moving from her old house and agreed to rent it to me for the next year. It needs... Continue reading
Posted Oct 13, 2014 at caro-rose-creations
I think I woke him from a deep sleep.
Toggle Commented Oct 13, 2014 on Just hung those curtains at caro-rose-creations
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13th October Continue reading
Posted Oct 12, 2014 at caro-rose-creations
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I have just hung my curtains and look who was looking at me through the window. ( About 1 metre away.) I wonder where the football boots are that he wears at night? Continue reading
Posted Oct 12, 2014 at caro-rose-creations