Category Archives: History

A refreshing family day out

A day trip to Dyrham Park and Bristol to meet family and escape pre-Christmas busyness Continue reading

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Pre-cut stash project

Adapting the Carrie Nation quilt block and using up my 30’s Playtime fabrics. Continue reading

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A walk around the rooftops of The Vyne

Walking above a historic roof, watching restoration and renovation Continue reading

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Quilts and more at the American Museum, Bath UK

A trip to the American Museum, Bath and a chance to get up close to antique quilts. Continue reading

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Cotton Spinning Holiday

Holiday – discovering cotton spinning and early industry in Derbyshire countryside Continue reading

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