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Cotton toys

I received an order to make some toys for a child who has allergies to acrylic and synthetic materials, so asked if I could make an owl and a star out of cotton yarns. 318 more words


Selle tegelasega saime tuttavaks 2013.a. jõuludel. Sain vanaemalt päranduseks Anu Raua ja Anu Kotli Kiri Kari raamatu. Vanaema oli ise sealt keeruliste Eesti mustritega rebaseid ja põssasid kudunud ja mõneti tema mälestuseks tahtsin traditsioone jätkata. 36 more words

Handmade Toys

Love of Knitting, Knitting of Love

No knitting meeting this week, but…

it was a very fun and expansive week of knitting!

First, I finished the Bias Shawl.

Love the silver silk yarn shot through with coppery highlights. 323 more words


I take my hearing for granted


Being able to hear properly – this I have taken for granted every day for all of the years of my life.  Was quite happy to do so up until about three weeks ago when my ear started playing up a little.   254 more words


Scrap Sunday: Christmas Crackers

I guess I should apologise for what you are about to read, I have been stuck at home with two sick children for a couple of days now and we are watching a lot of fairy tales, so please forgive me :) 561 more words

My knitting year

My 18 year old son paid me a compliment yesterday – very unexpected. He said that he didn’t realise how good I was at knitting and how very difficult it looked, especially when he looked at some of the things I’ve made this year. 213 more words