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What is That?! Wednesday- Darning Mushroom

Well quite obviously, it’s a mushroom. There’s a mildly amusing story behind mine, I asked my Mum for one for Christmas so she wrote ‘mushrooms’ on her shopping list just in case I saw it, but then she went out and accidentally bought some edible mushrooms! 185 more words

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Weird Wool Wednesday: moths with scissors

One evening, I was merrily spinning some wool:

When in the corner of my eye something wooly was not right:

not right at all…

?!?!! 372 more words

Weird Wool Wednesday

Fixing a GIANT Hole

Back in 2012, I knit my mom some mittens out of a beautiful batt that I spun in to a scant 100 yards of alpaca yarn. 311 more words


What a lovely evening!!!

More photos to follow!

Thanks to everyone who gave their time and effort to make it happen.

We’re now busy getting ready for this Saturday’s repair cafe at St George’s Church from 11am-2pm. 53 more words


wrigley apples


In October 2012 my mother and I went on a weekend knitting retreat organized by Wolseley Wool. The store table featured an Ontario dyer, … 401 more words

Visible Mending Exhibition in The Shed Gallery

I’ve had a fantastic response to my ‘visible mending’ exhibition, thanks to all those who have been in contact for more information.   The first postcard arrived this morning, from Whitby….it’s brilliant and I thought  it might inspire those who haven’t started yet! 62 more words