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Yarn and Pattern Nirvana

If you are in the UK, you will know that M&S (Marks and Spencer’s retail/food store) are experts in creating those adverts that make you want their food. Everything looks just so good. And if you are familiar with the cook, Nigella Lawson, and how she explains and shows making a delicious, gooey cake, in… Continue reading Yarn and Pattern Nirvana

Knitting · Stashbusting · work in progress

Friday Roundup #11-19

Finally the weekend arrived and I am rather tired. It was a busy week with work as I was away for two days, so no jumper knitting whilst away. I just wouldn’t get the time. It ended up being a very late night. Or some might have considered it very early morning when some of… Continue reading Friday Roundup #11-19

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Whoops! Yarn addiction strikes again!

Sometimes I think that my posts are like buses; you’ll wait a while for one, then three come along one after the other. 😉 Here I am, on a business trip to Birmingham, so I thought I would pop into John Lewis to look at some yarn and things, just to mooch post work.  It was… Continue reading Whoops! Yarn addiction strikes again!