Category Archives: Knitting

Still playing!

Where did the weekend go?  I was on the go practically the whole time, but there just didn’t seem to be enough time to do all those things I wanted to do!!!  So what did I do? I was in the garden weeding and … Continue reading

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A weekend of play!

I have been looking at my Chatsworth photos and thought I would pick out a few more to show you.  These are of the bases or plinths in the Sculpture Gallery.  Most people were looking at the beautiful figures, but I was … Continue reading

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All smiles!

We had an extra visitor for the Easter break, who has decided to stay a while – his name is Barnaby.  As you can see he came with his ruck sack and little parka so was well prepared for the … Continue reading

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Slab square.

The beautiful weather enticed us into Nottingham yesterday and a trip on the ‘Nottingham Eye’!  Slab Square in the centre of Nottingham is a common meeting place for everyone.  Say ‘I’ll meet you by the lions’ and you know exactly … Continue reading

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Shopping!

Yes I have been having a spot of retail therapy!  Always good on a rainy day, but even better when the sun is trying really hard to come out as it was on Monday.  Have you ever thought about the … Continue reading

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Phew!!

Celebrations have been in the headlines recently for Charles Darwin and Abraham Lincoln, but there was one other 200 year birthday celebrated this last weekend.  CMJ or The Church’s Ministry among Jewish People.  It was started in London in 1809 … Continue reading

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Wips.

Yesterday was completely different weatherwise to Saturday, cold, dank, and in the evening it snowed again!  So I spent alot of the time on my WIPS. Remember this cardigan back in the autumn?  Well the end is in sight!  Just … Continue reading

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Colour splash!

I have decided on my wool collection for my ripple blanket.  The pressie bottle bag came with a wee dram at Christmas and I just love the contrasting colours within it’s design!  So the ripples will follow this colour scheme. … Continue reading

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Tea for 2 and 3

At the beginning of the year I wanted to try and make a tea cosy per month, well it is not yet the end of January and I have been bitten by the bug!! Here are tea cosies numbers two … Continue reading

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Colour

I don’t know about you, but whenever I walk into a wool or fabric shop I always feel an excitement brewing up inside!  Why?  The colours!  I went to Heath’s Country Store on Tuesday and marvelled at the riot of … Continue reading

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