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Spring greens

Well, the scarf that I made is all complete and up for sale. I like the extra little bit of fulling I gave it. It’s helped make it a lovely, soft scarf and makes it feel a little like those thin lambs wool scarves you can buy in the shops that are fulled fully. I… Continue reading Spring greens

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Today, on the loom…

I added fresh warp to the loom today, after playing around with different drafts. I finally settled on a mix of blocks of the yellow, with trackers of yellow and grey and houndstooth blocks. In a rare moment of sunshine through the window, I snapped this picture of the warping peg. Lovely and cheerful colours.… Continue reading Today, on the loom…

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Happy New Year

Hello, you lovely people. I hope you have all been able to have some form of celebration despite COVID-19, socially distanced of course and within government guidelines. While the last year has been challenging, there has been many things that we have enjoyed, in part, due to lockdowns. I’ll be looking back on last year… Continue reading Happy New Year

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Friday Roundup #50-20

Some days, especially at the moment, I think we are closer to Christmas than we are. I know it’s not far away. But for some reason, maybe wishful thinking, I had in my head today that it was next weekend. Possibly and I simply desperate to finish work and drink the last few days of… Continue reading Friday Roundup #50-20

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Friday Roundup #48-20

The past week has been less about craft and more about sorting out new furniture and presents for Christmas. We’re doing a bit of a mix this year with most being given to charity and the lesser being odd presents. Our charities are The Dogs Trust. They have done a lot more this year due… Continue reading Friday Roundup #48-20