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Hello! It’s all change over at Creative in Chicago. I have given the blog a massive shake up with a new look and moved from Blogger to self hosted WordPress. After writing for over five years I am abandoning my “Dear Chicago House” intro as it doesn’t make  nearly as much sense as when I […]


Sashiko Squares

Dear Chicago House, I have been dabbling with a needle, white thread and blue fabric …. look at the loveliness that has resulted! This type of embroidery is called Sashiko and is a form of decorative reinforcement that originates...