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The Story of Glorafilia (Part 5)

The Old Mill House and Learn Needlepoint the Glorafilia Way At the end of part 4 of the Glorafilia story we had just opened our shop in picturesque Mill Hill Village in London in the spring of 1981. There were … Continue reading

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The Story of Glorafilia (Part 4)

Needlepoint from Historical Influences and Art At the end of Part 3 of The Glorafilia story I promised you visits to the British Museum, the Royal Academy and The Old Mill House, our beautiful shop that we opened in May … Continue reading

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The Story of Glorafilia (Part 3)

Our Search for a Printer In the second part of The Story of Glorafilia, I concluded by saying that we could no longer paint canvases by hand in quantity, as we had too many orders. So, we began our search … Continue reading

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The Story of Glorafilia (Part 2)

Getting the needlepoint collection together In the first part of The Story of Glorafilia, I spoke about the lack of interest shown to our very small collection by the traditional needlepoint shops and how our break through came when interior … Continue reading

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Mara’s Russian Salad

Serves 6 You will need: 4 large Maris Piper potatoes 3 small thin carrots sliced thinly A large handful of small cauliflower florets A handful of fine green beans A handful of frozen peas 2 large hardboiled eggs Parsley, dill … Continue reading

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The Story of Glorafilia (Part 1)

The Origins Many of our customers over the years have asked how did Glorafilia begin? What does Glorafilia mean? How were you trained? So I thought I would let you know about the origins of Glorafilia in this the first … Continue reading

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