Tag Archives: yarn

Squishy Parcels

While I’ve been busy in the sewing room this week, the doorbell has pealed a few times.  Grumpy from being distracted from my work, my frowns quickly turned to big smiles when I opened the front door to a postie … Continue reading

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On the needles

In between hand piecing, and particularly while I was under the weather, I’ve been knitting.  This time it’s a cardigan for me and as it’s an easy knit, something I could/can do without too much thought.  That comfort knitting when … Continue reading

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Stitch Sisters

There were just a couple of Stitch Sisters around town to meet at Miss V’s on Saturday; everyone else is on holiday in warmer climes! Miss V’s beautiful camillas are in bloom and she’d picked some to enjoy inside. There … Continue reading

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My Weekend

I’ve had a lovely weekend.  Started with buying these ranunculus on Friday and adding them to the gerberas from last week. Such a cheery display.On Saturday I went up to see Ma Kettle to deliver her new jumper – another … Continue reading

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Mini Break

I’ve just come home from a Mini Break at the beach with GJ.  I timed it really well; Monday and Tuesday, particularly Tuesday, were very hot, Wednesday there was a cool change with overcast skies, but by the time I … Continue reading

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Sock fetish

This sock fetish is coming to an end. Pair 13 is finishedPattern is “Muddy Daffodils” by Clare Devine and yarn is Debbie Bliss, rialto luxury sock colour 05. Next pair is started (this pic is very pink – the yarn … Continue reading

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Sock-ing on

Earlier this week I finished my green, toe-up socks from “sockupied“, my first foray into this fab book.These are the “Muscadine” socks by Star Athena (pg 109 of the book).  I’m just delighted with these socks.  I’ve learnt so much … Continue reading

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