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Kate
Cornwall
sketching and stitching and living in Cornwall lilipoposketches@gmail.com
Interests: Sketching, stitching, thinking, reading, dreaming
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The picture above is my very first iron on transfer! The lovely Jenn at Stitcharama contacted me recently to see if I would be interested in sending her some patterns to be magically transformed into iron on transfers. Naturally I was pretty excited as I do have quite a few... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at Lilipopo
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Earlier this week I decided to spruce up my spring bunny girl pattern and restitch her. I've changed the pattern ever so slightly and added extra photos and more instructions. She really is very simple to stitch, almost completely back stitch with just one thread. in fact I rather liked... Continue reading
Posted Mar 10, 2017 at Lilipopo
Merci beaucoup :) Kate x
Toggle Commented Mar 7, 2017 on ferns and flowers and unicorns at Lilipopo
Thank you Im so glad you found it helpful Kate x
Toggle Commented Mar 7, 2017 on ferns and flowers and unicorns at Lilipopo
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of all the things I love to stitch flowers are probably top of my list! I love the way the simplest combination of stitches and colours can become something lovely. My unicorn is frolicking amongst ferns and flowers in my newest embroidery pattern and I thought I would share a... Continue reading
Posted Mar 4, 2017 at Lilipopo
Thank you Julie :) Unicorns are very lovely I am finding a lot of beautiful medieval unicorns in my searching x
Toggle Commented Feb 17, 2017 on catching up at Lilipopo
I am a little addicted to pinterest, I need a timer! How lovely to be out on bikes in the sunshine Kate x
Toggle Commented Feb 17, 2017 on catching up at Lilipopo
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flowers for a unicorn on my table at the moment. I love the medieval tapestries and paintings of unicorns lying in fields of flowers medieval unicorns always look so peaceful and calm, although I don't think my unicorn is going to be fenced in! I want the flowers to be... Continue reading
Posted Feb 16, 2017 at Lilipopo
Oh it must be beautiful to walk in such a big landscape. Cornwall is a very small landscape especially where we live right on the peninsula surrounded by sea. Kate x
Toggle Commented Feb 10, 2017 on dog walking in winter at Lilipopo
Thank you Beth, I do love misty days although it was lovely to get some sunshine this week! Kate x
Toggle Commented Feb 10, 2017 on dog walking in winter at Lilipopo
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February is usually not my favourite month, full of grey days and so long for such a short month. But, this year seems different. Every dog walk this month seems to have brought different weather and there has been grey and plenty of wet and wind but all punctuated with... Continue reading
Posted Feb 10, 2017 at Lilipopo
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we are going through a very wet and misty period at the moment in West Cornwall. Familiar places become unfamiliar but strangely beautiful and every dog walk feels like an atmospheric adventure. So I thought I would share a little of our greys, reds and greens today swarms of herring... Continue reading
Posted Feb 1, 2017 at Lilipopo
thank you Louise, I know, I was going to try getting up earlier for quiet time but it's so dark and cold in the early hours at the moment! x
Toggle Commented Feb 1, 2017 on a stitchy flowery thank you at Lilipopo
thank you Lin, I hope you have fun with it x
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thank you Silvia I hope you enjoy stitching it x
Toggle Commented Feb 1, 2017 on a stitchy flowery thank you at Lilipopo
I'm so glad that you like it Judy x
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Hi Beth, still grey skies here and fog and rain... so lots of stitching going on! x
Toggle Commented Feb 1, 2017 on a stitchy flowery thank you at Lilipopo
Thank you Beth, wips are among my favourites along with people's work boxes! Kate x
Toggle Commented Jan 26, 2017 on on my work table at Lilipopo
thank you Kay I'm glad it was of some help Kate x
Toggle Commented Jan 26, 2017 on on my work table at Lilipopo
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This week has been a little bit here, there and everywhere so in between those mixed up moments I got on with a little flowery stitching and created a little free pattern for all of you as a small thank you for making last year such a fabulous year for... Continue reading
Posted Jan 26, 2017 at Lilipopo
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It's January and I really should be brightening everyone's day up with colour but I'm a little bit addicted to blacks and greys at the moment (although there is some red thread in the picture, I'm not sure what I planned to do with that!). I thought I would share... Continue reading
Posted Jan 19, 2017 at Lilipopo
Thank you for your lovely message Joy. I will have to start thinking about what to do with them all, there is only so much wall space for the hoops and only so many cushions! All the best Kate
Toggle Commented Jan 17, 2017 on Happy New Year at Lilipopo
Thank you so much for your lovely message Beth. It warms my heart to think of lovely people stitching up gifts with my patterns best wishes Kate
Toggle Commented Jan 17, 2017 on Happy New Year at Lilipopo
Thank you Judy, I would be acting quite foolishly after 20 years of boys! I did go quite girly after I had my daughter (after just 2 boys!) I'm so glad that you are enjoying my patterns it always makes me happy to hear it :) all the best Kate
Toggle Commented Jan 17, 2017 on Happy New Year at Lilipopo
I have two bunny patterns in my shop over here https://www.etsy.com/uk/shop/LiliPopo spring bunny girl and three girls has a little girl with bunny ears. Hope this helps Kate
Toggle Commented Jan 17, 2017 on lilipopo shop at Lilipopo