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Friday Roundup #44-19

Another week down and just 52 days to Christmas if you can believe it. Going to have to get in to present buying mode soon. 😦 But I do like seeing all the lights going up, cheering up the windows from outside and brightening the living rooms with tress all decked out in finery. A… Continue reading Friday Roundup #44-19

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Friday Roundup #43-19i

I was going to post on Wednesday about how the scarf was coming on. I wrote a post, was nearly finished and just needed the latest picture. Switched out to transfer it from my phone then back to import and Safari refreshed the blog post page and frustratingly it had not saved. So I lost… Continue reading Friday Roundup #43-19i

Yarn Review

Yarn Review

I thought it would be worthwhile to do a yarn review, following the recent crochet project.  So, here goes. Yarn Name: Pittura - available in most online retailers.  May not be in all LYS. Company: Louisa Harding Colourway: The one I used is named Starry Night - shades of blue ranging from dark midnight blue to bright… Continue reading Yarn Review

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Sunday post of Friday Update #3

I know it’s not Friday, but I couldn’t post then as I wanted to wait until I had more of the below work completed.  So, here I am, a week and a little bit later and section 1 and 2 is complete and now on Section 3.  This is a lovely and easy pattern to… Continue reading Sunday post of Friday Update #3


Friday Roundup #2

Not much to share this week, as I am just back from business trip to Amsterdam and excited to see my yarn has arrived for my next project.  I am supporting Jo from Jo Creates in pattern testing her latest shawl. The yarn I am using is a Louisa Harding yarn called Pittura in the… Continue reading Friday Roundup #2