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Crochet Coasters

I purchased some lovely grey/coffee coloured 100% cotton yarn yesterday, and after work I decided to make some coasters.  One of my pet hates is people putting their drinks straight onto the surface of my nice dining room table because they ‘don’t have enough room on the placemat’.   143 more words


In other news

Ahoy! Two posts in one day. Must be nearing the end of the holidays, and I haven’t managed to get all my thoughts out of my head yet. 692 more words


Making an Apartment Hotel Crafty Cosy

Hello crafters,

As you may have read before, I’ve recently moved to Luxembourg and Charlie P is on the road travelling, so lots of change over here! 464 more words




It’s quite early in the morning (at least it was when I started writing). I’ve got to go into work later (even though it’s the summer holidays) and it looks grey and murky outside (… even though it’s the summer holidays). 786 more words


Oh, the Progress...

So it’s all starting to come together now!  My scarf is starting to look, well, scarfy.  This photo was actually taken a couple of days ago so it’s about double this length now, and starting to get a bit heavy to work on.   75 more words


Grapes of Memories Past

When I first started dyeing roving, I had a few “oops” results.  However, since I’ve acquired a drum carder, I’ve learned I can revive the partially felted roving with careful carding and patience. 282 more words

Wet Felting

My New Favourite Store

Today I found the specialty yarn store in Hobart, and it instantly became my favourite store in the CBD.  So much beautiful wool, so many gorgeous textures and colours.  114 more words