Creative Textiles

Since my days in the children's fashion wear I have been addicted to textiles.  In fact, I think it precedes those days, as I remember being the only girl in my school who took embroidery as an 'O' Level exam!

Luckily the legacy from my children's wear business is a huge trunk full of Liberty lawns, Liberty silks, Collier Campbell cottons and numerous other very favourite lengths of fabric
While I was busy following other business pursuits, the trunk remained all alone in the attic but now that I have the time I always dreamt of, all is unpacked and every day I gloat over the sumptuious fabrics, laces, old buttons, yarns, silks etc. etc.  Aladdin in his cave never was as happy as I am now that my trunk has been unpacked.


Combining different fabrics, bits of old lace, Parisien buttons, yarns of all textures - what a pleasure it is.  Lovely pieces of vintage cloth, pieces rescued from beautiful garments, new bits, trim from garments found in charity shops, on and on I could go.  Just put me anywhere near textiles and I am happy. 


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