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At the age of 28, I moved from my hometown of New York City in search of new experiences. I boarded a plane, crossed the big pond and have been living in the United Kingdom ever since. I met and married a lovely Englishman and have three nearly-grown children. My interests include, but are by no means limited to, needlework, travel, reading and writing.

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  • The Origin of Counted Cross Stitch

    The Origin of Counted Cross Stitch

    4 years ago

    The 1980s saw an increasing rise in counted cross stitch as a popular leisure time activity. This was due partly to the re-discovery of this simple yet engrossing craft in the 1960s. A major contributing factor was the...