PS Fuchsias

Here it is in black and white, a new fuchsia piece!  The skirt of the fuchsias is embroidered nylon lace, with the top in single satin ribbon—just what the velvet bag needed!  This kind of adding and embellishing is what I intended to work on, when I started the fuchsia making at the end of last … Continue reading

Fuchsia whimsy

I have loved fuchsias ever since I discovered their whimsicality in my Nana’s wonderful North Taranaki garden.  Nothing like them grew in any of the gardens I had known until then.  They danced, they twirled, they flirted their bright, fluffy skirts, and I, I was in heaven!   Cicely Mary Barker  expressed these feelings for me … Continue reading