Category Archives: Knitting


What lovely weather we are having, sunshine, the odd shower and the occasional breeze. We have taken to sitting outside after our dinner. Letting the coolness of the evening refresh us and relax us. It is one of those positives … Continue reading

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I have started two new projects recently. Having enjoyed my course Swathed in Stitch with Karen, I finally found the time and the ‘get up and go’ to cut and snip; to hook in and out; and to press, fold … Continue reading

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… inside my hook has been hooking, my needle has been stitching and the sewing machine has been whizzzzzzing! And oh yes the knitting needles have been flying too! I’ve finally finished the blue yarn that was in the basket. … Continue reading

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What’s in the basket?

Well a Happy New Year everyone! A bit late I know but it has been a funny start to the year. ūüôā As always I start the new year with lots of thoughts about what I want to achieve during … Continue reading

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Surprise, surprise!

I had a parcel this week. One that has flown half way a round the world. Just for me. Oh that did make me feel special. It came completely out of the blue. Well I knew it was coming but … Continue reading

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A little bit of this…

I’ve been enjoying playing about with my camera. Framing, zooming, whizzing and clicking! Lots and lots of photos carefully saved on my little laptop. Choosing one or two each day for the tah-dah moment.¬† Loving that you’ve visited to have … Continue reading

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Buzz, buzz, buzz…..

Did you watch it? The Sewing Bee. Three very talented ladies with a passion for creating, for sewing, for buzzing on their sewing machines. And oh what beautiful creations.¬† Gorgeous, gorgeous evening dresses!¬† Oh I wish…… wish……. but as Ann … Continue reading

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Time has whizzed past since I last dropped you a line.¬† Busy, busy, busy. Lots of little projects. Projects…… I so think of school days when I mention projects.¬† Junior school to be precise.¬† Every week in my last year … Continue reading

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Getting to grips…

I have been viewing before I buy again – visiting the library in other words. ¬†And yes I will be buying this time! ¬†I love the book I found. ¬†I love everything about it. ¬†The pictures. ¬†The instructions – oh … Continue reading

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Ready, Steady……

Well hello there! ¬†A whole month has passed by and I’ve been busy, busy, busy. ¬†Click click click, clack clack clack, in and out, and through and pull; busy, busy, busy, BuSy!!!!! ¬†Tomorrow is the day for the Sunshine School … Continue reading

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