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The Spring Knitting & Stitching Show Olympia

I’ve been lacking in posts again, mea culpa. Busy life and lack of inspiration to write about anything. But last weekend I went to the Spring Knitting and Stitching Show at Olympia, so I thought I would write a review. 625 more words


Spring Knitting and Stitching Show

Another Women of the Cloth outing yesterday, this time to the Spring Knitting and Stitching Show at Olympia. It’s smaller than the October event at Alexandra Palace, but there’s still plenty to loosen the purse strings! 309 more words


Love a fat quarter!

This months had to have is “Villas” by Nutex from New Zealand. I bought this at Hometown in Rochester and haven’t seen it anywhere else yet. 35 more words


Coco Tokyo

Taking a break from knitting socks and wrangling dogs, I ran up this Coco dress yesterday which would have been a very quick job but for the fact that my overlocker had to be re-threaded and , not having had it that long, this was a traumatic experience for me as I am absolute pants at following diagrams and couldn’t work out where the lower looper thread needed to go for about an hour.   491 more words

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Interviews, Exhibitions and Birthday Roses......

This month’s “Knitting” magazine (issue 126) has a lovely write up of the 2013 Knitted Textile Awards, including interviews with all the winners in both categories (including yours truly). 226 more words


Only a week until the Knitting and Stitching Show!

I can’t believe it’s next week, I’d better get a move on preparing my kits!

The Cathedral Windows coasters are nearly all cut and packed… 130 more words


Mojo, Maybe?

So, it’s been a while. I have had periods of working on specific projects and then I just give up on them and move onto something else, I’ve just not been feeling it at all for some reason but I have decided just to go with it and hope that at some point I get back into making things and enjoying it again. 788 more words

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