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Show and tell

Hilary and Marjorie both reminded us about the chicken challenge and the AGM   on April 30th.

There are only 2 weeks to finish, start or think about your chickens before the rest of the group vote on them.  140 more words

Spinning

All the blue

Marina had some blue wool batts  which Alexis had dyed . The blues were so lovely and restful and the colours were spinning beautifully. We spin by the ocean so the blue is very much a reminder of that beautiful visual feast we have each week which is so inspirational. 21 more words

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Avocado dye

We have put this avocado dye video up before but this saves you looking for it if you are interested. Dyeing with avocado has these surprising pink rewards. 166 more words

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The sock blues: green and blue striped socks

I’ve bean just dyeing to share my latest project: Green and blue striped socks, featuring blue yarn created with black bean dye!

I won’t tip-toe… 661 more words

Knitting

Butterfly beauty

This homespun, knitted jacket is stunning. It is the colour and attention to detail which make it. Alexis told us it was made specifically for a petite lady with a 32 inch (81cm) bust and that it fits to perfection. 150 more words

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Edinburgh Yarn Festival 2018

I thought I’d share a few pictures of my Edinburgh Yarn Festival experience. I had the most amazing time, bought way more yarn than I should have done and then thought I’d lost it all when it didn’t come off the carousel at Heathrow (it did turn up eventually after someone was sent to hunt in the bowels of the plane 😅). 20 more words

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Felted scarf

A while back Margaret brought in the felted scarf she had made at a workshop. The colours make a real statement . We sat the scarf on top of Jan’s cream knitted beret and they went together so well. 114 more words

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