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Back to my Roots!

This week I returned to my roots, well kind of....and sadly, no I'm not referring to getting my hair coloured but boy does it need it, then I can stop walking around like this.... I'm talking about returning to my roots of sewing the thing I love the most...bags! It only took me sewing one… Continue reading Back to my Roots!

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Finished!

Fini, terminado, acabado, completo, cesado, afinado.....no matter how you say it, in whatever language you want, the bottom line is that I FINISHED MY OUTDOOR FURNITURE MAKEOVER!! It hardly seems real to even be able to write that lol!! It seems like it took me so long, and in actual calendar days it does seem… Continue reading Finished!

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A New Twist!

Do you ever find yourself doing something a particular way because "that's how I've always done it"?!? I'm pretty sure we would all be guilty of that in many, many aspects of our lives....recipes, painting, hair-do's and on and on and on!! I know that I definitely am one of those people and it was… Continue reading A New Twist!

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I Love “Unique”!

Hello all and Happy Spring! It's been the perfect spring weekend here in Ontario too......WET lol! Oh well, at least we didn't have to shovel it right?!? I'm still plugging away here on projects for my outdoor living space but these days it's been more "researching" than actual "creating".....until today!! I happened to be on… Continue reading I Love “Unique”!

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I Can See the Finish Line!!

We're almost there folks, the proverbial "finish line" is oh so close, I can almost touch it! When I first began my marathon of a project, the transformation of my outdoor furniture, it seemed like such a huge project and I was worried I was taking on more than I could actually do but this… Continue reading I Can See the Finish Line!!

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So This Happened….

After last week's loss of mojo, I'm pleased to report that it's back....well almost lol!! I had a "situation" on Thursday night that has put a damper on my sewing.....I should say on my sewing/cooking/cleaning/doing almost any task except sitting on the couch lol!! What was this situation you may be wondering, what could possible… Continue reading So This Happened….

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Lost!

Well.... it's gone! I've looked under my desk, in my fabric shelves, behind my sewing room door but nope, it's gone!!! Have you seen it, my sewing mojo that is...cause it's gone!!! I think all my sewing at Christmas time finally caught up to me and right now I have absolutely zero ambition to sew...… Continue reading Lost!

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Secret Santa

So this year we decided to "do" Christmas a wee bit different, for us anyway....we decided to do a "Mostly Secret Santa"! We have 3 children aged 30, 26 and 17 and we have always bought pretty much equally for all of them and I'll be honest....it was wearing me down! Christmas was becoming about… Continue reading Secret Santa

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Happy New Year!

Well hello there to all of you and yes, it's true....I'm back lol!!! I obviously took a few weeks off from Blog writing and just soaked up all the family time I could, and even took a few days just for me.....to do absolutely nothing....at all lol!! I mean, I guess "nothing" is an exaggeration… Continue reading Happy New Year!

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Sports, Sports and more Sports…..and New Minky too!!!

After quite a long "due to Covid" delay, we are happy to say that the NHL Canadian teams Cotton fabric arrived on Thursday, December 3 on a huge skid filled with many boxes! We 3 Funky Monkey Fabrics women dragged and pushed and tugged and yanked and lifted and shoved and did whatever we needed… Continue reading Sports, Sports and more Sports…..and New Minky too!!!