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Valentines - Let's Folk It!

Not a massive fan of Valentine’s Day I admit, there I said it!  So we have to pick one day in the year to be all lovely jubbly with each other …. 470 more words

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One Skein Cowl - FREE Pattern!

What do you do when you only have one yummy skein of yarn? Well you make a cowl of course.

I had this ball of Drops Big Delight and another ball of Rico Free Style Chunky, and of course, living in Ireland, the weather at the minute is pretty crap, so making up some quick cowls was a no brainer. 418 more words

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A new start, a new hat .... FREE Pattern!

Well hello and a Happy New Year to you ! So finally, after eating all the quality street and drinking all the prosecco in the house, I am ready to start 2016! 754 more words

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2 Christmas Gifts that won't cost the earth & a cupcake recipe!


Do you want to give a gift at Christmas, a token present that won’t cost the earth,  that just shows your appreciation in some small way?   510 more words

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3 Quick Christmas Projects


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Take one ball of christmassy yarn & some old curtain rings! Just double crochet around the rings and add some embellishments like a star or some bells and other little bits you may have lying around and ta da instant decorations! 74 more words

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A Kyle Lane Workshop .... on all things upcycled

I recently attended a workshop given by Joanne of Kyle Lane in Clonmel, Co. Tipperary.  Joanne specialises in upcycling furniture “with character and personality”.  She has been operating out of her Clonmel premises since 2010 and is an expert in all things upcycled.  333 more words

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Decoupage, it's not some granny hobby!

Decoupage …… “from the french word decoupe, meaning to cut out – is a craft or art form that entails pasting cut outs to an object and then covering them with several coats of varnish or lacquer” Google, 2015… 905 more words

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