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Photo of the day - Success

I was going to do a separate blog post about success, after discussing it with my daughter on the way to school this morning. She is a typical teenager, full of angst of what the world is going offer. 482 more words


WIP Wednesday-20th December

I’ve still managed to work on some projects this week as Mr C did all of the present wrapping whilst I was at work one day so I haven’t had to spend every evening making a mess with tape and paper. 265 more words


Winnie’s Wave Blanket

And it’s done! I finished the little border on Saturday and feel really pleased with this wave blanket for a friend’s baby, Winnie. I wanted to make a big enough blanket for her to use when she’s a bit older; to be able to snuggle with her Mum on the sofa and so on. 332 more words


Moorland meanderings

When S and A (our son and his gorgeous young lady) announced their engagement last August, I knew immediately that I wanted to make them a special gift to mark the wonderful occasion. 777 more words


Crocheting Blankets

Weirdly, I love crocheting big projects like blankets but hate knitting similar things like scarves. Knitting isn’t as quick and takes a lot more wool to get a similar length, or maybe it’s because most long knitted things don’t have enough variation in the pattern of each row, I don’t know. 1,077 more words


A yarny update of one FO and current WIP'S

Hello lovely readers,

I thought it time for a yarny update. For the uninitiated FO is Finished Object and WIP is Work In Progress.

I’ve finished spinning this lovely blue merino from John Arbon Textiles. 95 more words


WIP Wednesday-6th September

My needles have been on fire this week and I’ve managed to complete the Lush cardigan I started last Sunday. Today I sewed in the last of the ends and washed and blocked it. 78 more words