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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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Everything is packed away for the Easter break, so no work in progress report today. (But I should have something tomorrow.) Continue reading
Posted 4 hours ago at caro-rose-creations
Thank you so much Carin.
Toggle Commented yesterday on Easter Report at caro-rose-creations
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The weather was wet. Very wet. Only one person braved the beach for swimming. Some guests arrived by kayak, but it was too wet to paddle back so they caught the ferry. (Those extra kayaks are now stored, along with... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at caro-rose-creations
That would be cool! Sent from my iPhone
Toggle Commented 6 days ago on Dragons! at caro-rose-creations
I will try, Sent from my iPhone
Toggle Commented 6 days ago on Dragons! at caro-rose-creations
It may not be as bad as I think. Here’s hoping. Sent from my iPhone
Toggle Commented 6 days ago on WIPW at caro-rose-creations
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I could do with one of those, just to keep all the visitors in check. Along with the 12 family members, who have invited themselves to stay for Easter, I know there will be others who will 'drop in'. "We... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at caro-rose-creations
Thank you. I am resigned to what ever will be will be. Sent from my iPhone
Toggle Commented 7 days ago on WIPW at caro-rose-creations
They are just relaxing books to read.
Toggle Commented 7 days ago on New Book at caro-rose-creations
I felt a bit guilty for mot making my own. But not for long.
Thanks Mary. Happy Eater to you and yours.
Toggle Commented 7 days ago on WIPW at caro-rose-creations
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This past week has been spent getting my quilt top sewn together ready for quilting. It is a queen sized quilt but I thought I might increase the size to king size. Then I remembered I had a king sized... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at caro-rose-creations
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I have the fabric, and the design but I was just too ill last year to do it. NOW I have found one ready made in a shop. It is partly hand embroidered with some machine work as well. Even... Continue reading
Posted Apr 15, 2019 at caro-rose-creations
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I do like Donna Leon's books which are set in Venice. There was a TV program the other night about the toll tourism is taking on the city. I think this was raised right back in about book 8. (... Continue reading
Posted Apr 14, 2019 at caro-rose-creations
I will just have to find other distractions. Sent from my iPhone
Toggle Commented Apr 11, 2019 on WIPW at caro-rose-creations
I’ sure they will. Sent from my iPhone
Toggle Commented Apr 11, 2019 on Knitting and my shoulder. at caro-rose-creations
I have put the knitting away for a bit. Sent from my iPhone
Toggle Commented Apr 11, 2019 on Knitting and my shoulder. at caro-rose-creations
Just the permission I need. Thanks Sent from my iPhone
Toggle Commented Apr 11, 2019 on Quilting at caro-rose-creations
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I had a rude shock when I went to my patchwork shop. I am going through cutting blades at a terrible rate. I was told it could be my cutting mat. I did a quick reckoning and realised that the... Continue reading
Posted Apr 11, 2019 at caro-rose-creations
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Wouldn't you know it? Just when I need to rest my shoulder I find something I simply have to knit. Mini bunnies and teddies from Julie Williams at Little Cotton Rabbits. I have finished the full size rabbits for my... Continue reading
Posted Apr 10, 2019 at caro-rose-creations
That is just a case of self preservation. I would get in a terrible mess otherwise. Sent from my iPhone
Toggle Commented Apr 10, 2019 on WIPW at caro-rose-creations
I havent been back to check yet.
Toggle Commented Apr 9, 2019 on Running repairs at caro-rose-creations
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Update time. Well the knitting isn't progressing because it makes my shoulder too sore. I have to put that aside for a little but I did get the fronts and back up to the arm hole before I stopped. The... Continue reading
Posted Apr 9, 2019 at caro-rose-creations
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I got a text from my son saying that my grand daughter, Jasmine, was in melt down. Her security teddy (who is really a rabbit but who's name is Ted,) had lost an ear. Could I please help? (In others... Continue reading
Posted Apr 8, 2019 at caro-rose-creations
I am sure I stood at the top of the stairs and just gave advice.
Toggle Commented Apr 8, 2019 on We have a visitor at caro-rose-creations