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About picperfic

I dye luxurious fibre blends for spinners and felters, and sew beautiful bags, project bags and needle/hook organisers to a very high standard, using designer fabrics and then I photograph them!

Amelie Blouse

I am off to the Sewing Bee Live on the 21st September and felt the need to sew this pretty, 1930s inspired blouse by Now & Then. If I like it then I might even wear it to the show … Continue reading

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New Wall and Gate

It’s been a long time coming but last week this happened then on Monday this week two lovely lads came and quickly started building the wall The bricks were transported into position by wheelbarrow Thanks Richard, for the photo, silly … Continue reading

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I’m still doing something

Goodness me it’s been such a busy year! I recently had 4 of my delicious Grandchildren to stay and we had a lot of fun! The three eldest all made at least one item using my Vintage Singer Featherweight sewing … Continue reading

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Today’s Photoshoot

It’s been a while…I know, I really have had the most busy year so far and it is still feeling a lot busy This week I am taking advantage of a ‘no appointment’ week and photographing everything that I have … Continue reading

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Today’s Photoshoot

It’s been a while…I know, I really have had the most busy year so far and it is still feeling a lot busy This week I am taking advantage of a ‘no appointment’ week and photographing everything that I have … Continue reading

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Spinning Singles from a Batt

I just came across this album of photos showing the sequence that I used to create some lovely singles yarn The last photo tells you how I lightly full them to remove the springiness of the yarn https://goo.gl/photos/KVBDjwHpbH9rAzsq7

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Shop Update

I feel like I’ve been promoting my shop update everywhere, so forgive me if I’m flooding your inbox I have dyed up loads of luxurious fibre blends and had great fun in the process In between dyeing I’ve been sewing … Continue reading

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It is very quiet round here

It has been a very busy few days Indi, my youngest granddaughter came to stay for 4 nights Every moment with that delightful child is such a joy On Thursday we went to the Christmas Lights ceremony at Somersham where … Continue reading

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Studio Donegal goes funky

After stitching 3 of those rather gorgeous multi pocketed tweed or quilted handbags I really wanted to sew a different handbag and so I went back to the designer , Napkitten on Craftsy or Etsy, and found this very interesting … Continue reading

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A Different Handbag

I felt at a loose end, don’t get me wrong, I still had a couple of orders to deal with but it was the day before my sewing group meeting and I needed a small project to work on. What … Continue reading

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