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As you probably know by now my latest passion is clay pigeon shooting.

I started in October 2015 but have been shooting now for about 4-5 months I am by no way good but I love it and as with everything I do I have bags of enthusiasm and passion for it and the added bonus is my Husband is a fabulous shot and it is something we can share together. 90 more words

Swedish Bike, Scottish Tweed, and London Cycling

Today’s gentleman was spotted at the Camden Bike Fair that took place around the back of King’s Cross Station. He was gliding around on a classy, … 50 more words

Fridays with Franklin

The Adventure of the Warp with Two Brains: Part One

For an introduction to what goes on in this column,  click here.

Today, we start a new adventure! 1,824 more words

Harris tweed exhibition 

I just love the look and feel of Harris tweed. Unfortunately I don’t own any yet :(. I needed to get to see the Harris tweed exhibition at Rheged, Penrith before it finished on the 15th May. 226 more words


The Oxford Club

The English Department in my university is housed in a very old building that was originally the men’s dorms. It’s made of old, yellowish brick and is about three stories tall. 182 more words

I'm Just Saying

Tweed, Chanel and the Isle of Harris

When I’m not translating feather colours into yarn explosions in my work on Wrapt in New Zealand pieces I am toying around with different yarns and textures on my two rigid heddle looms and the four shaft (6 tredle) floor loom.   252 more words