Crochet · Holidays

Seaside and Shawl

Today, we have had a good walk around the town of Deauville. It is full of timbered buildings in and Anglo-Norman style (think mock Tudor) both old and new. A lot are really well kept, so we are left guessing how old some are. Deauville has a rich history of being a seaside resort for… Continue reading Seaside and Shawl

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Friday Roundup #4

Well, I am back on track with a Friday Update being posted on a Friday.  Being at home every night this week has been great for the crochet, but made me wish for an air-conditioned hotel room.  Can’t have everything I guess.  But thankfully, the heat dies down a bit towards the end of the… Continue reading Friday Roundup #4

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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

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Flower Power

Gardens have come to life with colour, and nature shows how colour shades can work well together.

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Walking the cliffs to Start Point

Saturday brought glorious weather, bright and sunny, for our walk and a chance to put some of the gear to use and to wear in the new boots.  It’s the first of many walks to get in shape for the summer walking holiday.  This was just a short walk of about 5 miles. Ahead of… Continue reading Walking the cliffs to Start Point