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I take a lot of photographs of all sorts of things, including my makes, my students’ makes, crafty moments and details from everyday life, especially floral portraits, light and shadow, glorious colours and found patterns.  To see more of my own and my students’ work, please visit my Pinterest page.

Happy Caturday!!! #myfelinefriend #upclose #caturday #catfriendly #sayinghello #lazybeast #christinegreen #craftingatthecottage

Hand stitching vintage Liberty silk and velvet which is a challenge under normal circumstance and then the magnificent one decides to join in!! #cathelp #handstitching #tootsies #paws #blackandwhite #cat #tuxedocat #libertysilk #handcraft #helpful #workinprogress #christinegreencrafts #craftingatthecottage #handmade #nothelping

No filter on these beautiful freshly picked tomatoes, just add garlic, onions and basil and slowly simmer. Supper sorted! #red #tomatoes #homegrown #harvest #freshlypicked #greenhousegardening #supper #gardenfresh #delicious #nofilter #christinegreencrafts #craftingatthecottage

Spotted in Abingdon some upside and back to front stencilling on a drive way. #stencil #stencilledlettering #backtofront #notquiteright #upsidedown #lettering #typography #onthestreet #whiteonblack #noticethings #makesmelaugh #christinegreencrafts #craftingatthecottage

A gorgeous mix of fabrics and threads from today’s ’Faberdashery’ sale. Vintage Laura Ashley, Morris, Lizzie Derriey, stripes, Rowan and so on …… the random combinations make me smile 😊 #fabric #morefabric #finds #lauraashley #vintage #threads #todaysfinds #lovefabric #randomcombinations #allmixedup #christinegreencrafts #craftingatthecottage

This papercut will be making its way to the Netherlands very soon. It was commissioned to celebrate and remember a very special dad. #commission #papercut #handcrafted #handcut #lettering #name #inmemory #celebrate #specialperson #madebyme #typography #goingabroad #unique #christinegreencrafts #craftingatthecottage

Some very visible mending on a favourite basket bought many moons ago from @Muji I am using piping chord which I have split into strands narrow enough to fit through my chunky needlepoint needle, very satisfying #visiblemending #stitchfix #bigstitches #basket #fixing #basket #improvising #inthegarden #makesmehappy #mending #christinegreencrafts #craftingatthecottage

Lovely to spend time in the sunshine with my daughter and her latest patchwork quilt #motherdaughter #inthegarden #sunnyday #patchwork #workinprogress #blue #quilt #sewing #qualitytime #christinegreencrafts #craftingatthecottage #familytime #likemotherlikedaughter

Happy sunny Monday morning! 🌞🧡🌼☀️ #yellow #makesmesmile #mondaymorning #yellowflower #sunshine #happy #brightsunshineyday #inthegarden #starttheweekright #christinegreencrafts #craftingatthecottage #nofilter

No filter needed when the light is this bright and clear in Portugal #portugal #orange #bluesky #whitehouse #crystalclear #bright #sunlight #colour #christinegreencrafts #craftingatthecottage #sunshine

A selection of Portuguese doors and windows, any one of which could spark some patchwork #portugal #doors #windows #onthestreet #keepyoureyesopen #squares #inthesunshine #inspiration #lookaround #christinegreencrafts #colour #craftingatthecottage

Love these monochrome mosaic dates set into the pavements of Lisbon. #lookingdown #pavement #lisbon #dates #mosaic #blackandwhite #numbers #signage #typography #onthestreet #christinegreencrafts #craftingatthecottage

Creative stencilled sign; this way to the beach #stencil #signage #flipflops #birkenstock #silvershoes #holidayfeet #thisway #tothebeach #christinegreencrafts #craftingatthecottage #graphics #simplebuteffective

A basket of beautiful hand stitched sardines made by @asbonecasdagege. #sardines #handmade #handstitched #embroidery #lovethis #makesmesmile #newfriend #christinegreencrafts #craftingatthecottage #foundtoday

Just replacing the plastic buttons with vintage mother of pearl ones on latest eBay find, a lovely cotton cardigan. Apparently my grandmother used to regularly upgrade buttons! #motherofpearl #changingbuttons #upgrading #handstitching #addingpanache #ebaybargain #buttons #finesse #secondhand #fashiontweak #christinegreencrafts #craftingatthecottage

Circular Saturday! @oxfamsuperstore I couldn’t leave this shirt and these lovely threads #circles #recycle #recycledfashion #circlesaturday #charityshopfinds #secondhand #thrifting #whatwillimake #christinegreencrafts #craftingatthecottage

Thoroughly enjoyed stitching these patches and already planning the next layer! Would be happy to customise your jeans……dm if you’re interested 👖🪡🧵#patchwork #patches #visiblemending #handstitched #gettingcreative #lovefabric #commissionme #lovesewing #mycreativelife #christinegreencrafts #craftingatthecottage #boro #runningstitch

Slow stitching and patching in the garden. I have had these chinos for many years and the seams were starting to disintegrate so time to get creative #slowstiching #handstitched #repair #patch #patchwork #runningstitch #keepitsimple #denim #lovedenim #stitches #visiblemending #christinegreencrafts #craftingatthecottage

Monday morning and I am putting together some samples and resources for tomorrow’s Zoom class, An Introduction to Improv Patchwork @ardingtoncrafts (there’s a couple of places left!) Love this parrot! #onlineclasses #zoom #onlinelearning #ardingtonschoolofcrafts #improvisationalquilts #improvpatchwork #loveteaching #birdmotif #modernquilting #learnsomethingnew #joinme #greatfun #christinegreencrafts #craftingatthecottage #onlinecraft

It’s International Cat Day and here I am with my first significant feline, a marvellous marmalade example. #catsofinstagram #feline #bestfriends #firstcat #littleme #internationalcatday #cat #mycat #christinegreencrafts #craftingatthecottage #facetoface #upclose

Sorting out orders for my patterns from the Festival of Quilts. If you couldn’t make it to the NEC the patterns are all available in the shop on my website. The ‘Borrowed from Boro’ designs proved popular. DM me if you’re interested #patterns #patterndesign #patchwork #orders #boro #quilting #makeyourown #haveago #sewingpattern #craftingatthecottage #christinegreencrafts

I love a bit of people watching and yesterday at @thefestivalofquilts I spotted this great dresses/bag combination. I love random moments of perfect pattern matching and the addition of a woven ‘Bonjour’ is just gorgeous…..and the wearers were a delight!!! #random #bonjour #lettering #bag #spots #matching #dresses #festivalofquilts #pattern #wovenletters #peoplewatching #christinegreencrafts #craftingatthecottage #mixandmatch #accidentalloveliness

Great to meet the lovely Chris English @afullenglish on the @aurifilthread stand. Love his lively improv crumb quilts! Last day of the Festival of Quilts, have had so many interesting conversations and met some fabulous fellow fabric fiends! Will be back next year! #afullenglish #festivalofquilts2021 #meettheartist #networking #worthavisit #patchwork #quilts #lovefabric #lovestitch #quiltersofinstagram #newfriends #christinegreencrafts #craftingatthecottage

The stand is finished, the doors are open and the visitors are arriving! QIA5 #festivalofquilts #foq2021 #ready #comeandsayhello #patchwork #demonstrating #onshow #christinegreencrafts #craftingatthecottage

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