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Lace Lessons

The bobbin lace making has begun! and it’s lots of fun… I tried a few at home, with just YouTube and a book from the 1970s. 363 more words

Handmade

Casting on Ophelia

At the weekend I thought I might like to turn my Natali Stewart silk yarn into another Await shrug. But having knit 2inches of ribbing with the pinkier version of the two skeins, I don’t think it’s the right match of yarn for the pattern. 122 more words

Knitting

Lucille in the daylight...

This morning after feeding the rabbits, who incidentally were in very good form and doing binkies all around their run, I took the abbreviated Lucille outside into the fog to review the new colour in the cast off edge. 295 more words

Knitting

Non matching yarn....

When I realised I had run out of yarn 8 rows from the end of Lucille, I immediately contacted Natali Stewart yarns, from whom I had purchased the skein at the Knitting & Stitching show in October. 242 more words

Knitting

A Heart Divine

I want to give a special welcome to all of you and thank you for visiting my blog. I have a fun little project that I want to share with you today that is fast, fun, and didn’t cost a penny. 369 more words

French Nordic Design

Bringing in Change Through Pillow Covers

Thank you for coming to my little nest. I love to share all the joyous changes that I make in my home. Through flowers, fabrics, candles, and beautiful functional things, my home is more comfortable and inviting and makes me want to be here more often.   519 more words

French Nordic Design

What I Made On My Holiday

I’m leaving Tenerife, where it’s 20c today and going home where Mum tells me it’s 0c… I’ve had a lovely holiday – mostly knitting and crocheting for the first two weeks, even while Mum was here (she joined in!), and then this last week enjoying visits with D and our friends. 239 more words

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