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"One Ball Wonder" - Looped Scarf

This post presents a lovely crochet-pattern for anyone that wants to make a nice and cosy looped scarf. The pattern is quite easy and can also be made by crochet beginners. 98 more words


Oooh! New Beasties!

For some time now, I’ve been wanting to make a range of Irish Beasties. Of course, my Beasties are already pretty Irish – they are born here, after all. 436 more words

Knitted Beasties

Still standing

Sorry I’m late, but you can probably guess why; yes, the testing saga continues. It’s been a rough two weeks, and I’m not very good company at the moment, so this is just a quickie to let you know that I haven’t forgotten the fun side of the Internet, I just haven’t had time to enjoy it. 553 more words


Normal transmission will be resumed shortly.....

Unfortunately, I’ve spent most of this week nursing a massive headcold and feeling sorry for myself, i.e. an utter waste of space. You really don’t want to know…. 261 more words


Local Colour

Oh yes, I did say I’d share the atmosphere of some of my favourite parts of Dublin, didn’t I? Well, at a lot of that ambience has been too plain soggy to come across well, but how’s this, for a start? 360 more words


Nuts and Bolts

Looks like Autumn’s here, before we ever had a summer… Time to dig out the wooly WIP’s from the back of the wardrobe and get them ready to wear. 649 more words


It's 12.30 at night ..... and surprise meeting this afternoon!

It’s 12.30 at night and I have finally made Horst and Gina’s beds, Kirsten’s will just have to wait until tomorrow evening!  I still have about another hour of organising/tidying to go but I must say that… 148 more words