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Michelle Pye May 15, 2018 2
Butterfly Shirt

My mind is always working overtime to get new ideas for all sorts of clothing. Lots of ladies who come on my courses are a bit disappointed with some of the ideas I come up with as they involve embroidery machines. I am fortunate that I have this sort of

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Michelle Pye May 11, 2018 0
Silk Bra

I love the feel of pure silk (who doesn’t)! I was at a supplier’s factory the other week when he suddenly said have you seen the stretch silk satin. I had missed it in his warehouse but as soon as he showed me, I had to have some for the

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Michelle Pye April 9, 2018 0

The weather may not be quite what you would describe as Summer but I decided at the weekend that I needed to start my Summer Sewing. First jobs first, I already had a shirt on the go. This was started before I went to the NEC in March. The fabric

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Michelle Pye March 19, 2018 0

Day four of the show We got up this morning to a covering of snow, and wondered whether we would make it to the NEC. With everything in the car in case we got stuck, we set off. Thanks to the local councils the main roads from Leicester to Birmingham

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Michelle Pye March 17, 2018 0

Day three, the busiest day of the show so far. The interest in the courses has been good today, with people from near & far. The amount of people at the show today from Leicester was amazing. This morning we arrived at the show really early as the roads were

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Michelle Pye March 16, 2018 0

Day two of the Sewing for Pleasure exhibition. We started the day off today by arriving early so we could go shopping before the show opened (one of the perks of the job!). It turns out it wasn’t me that needed blinkers but Wendy. She ended up with two pieces

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Michelle Pye March 15, 2018 0

Well, here we are again at the Sewing for Pleasure exhibition at the NEC. At last we have a photograph of the stand, Wendy insisted on taking it first thing before I trashed the stand! Those of you that know me would understand that. All our goodies to get us

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Michelle Pye March 14, 2018 0

We have just comeback from setting up the stand at the NEC for Sewing for Pleasure. The Miracle of Setting up Day occured again, my sister Wendy managed to get all the equipment, clothes & stand furniture in to the back of our car! I don’t know how she doe’s

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Michelle Pye March 13, 2018 1

This morning I managed to get this suit finally finished. It is for my sister Wendy & she is going to wear it at the Sewing for Pleasure Exhibition, which we set up for tomorrow. Ready at Last I cried when I presented it to her newly pressed, hot off

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Michelle Pye January 5, 2018 2

Happy New Year everyone, In the last post, I was trying to decide what to wear for the New Year’s Eve dinner & dance we were going to. I had a problem in that at midnight we had to go outside on to the patio of the hotel we were

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