Stitches – a free directory – week 1 & 2

As winter continues going from strength to strength here in North Wales with snow falling as I write this, more forecast for the next few days and no end in sight for current total lockdown, what better than to find refuge in our crafts, in my case knitting. For a…

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In with the New

“If you are brave enough to say goodbye, life will reward you with a new hello.” – Paul Coehlo On New Year’s Eve we woke up to a thick layer of snow, making everything look clean and fresh – just in time to see in a brand new year. Perfect…

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Merry Christmas

Nature is smart. She simply escapes into a hibernation. When times get tough, plants stop growing and many retreat to their subterranean parts. Many animals are also preparing for dark and barren months, some fall into hibernation, some just retreat to warmer climes. This rhythm of nature and the festivities…

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Christmas Cheer

When I first started thinking about writing a Christmas post it was October and the leaves were only just beginning to change colour here in Wales. Where did the last two months go? In fact how did the last nine months disappear just like that?! Everything seems quite surreal, particularly…

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Victoria Poncho

A couple of months ago Antje, (Wool the World), and I were having one of our woolly yarny conversations when the word Poncho was first mentioned. Antje said how much she loves wearing Poncho’s and how much she would like one made using her #frauenberlins yarn. “Ok I said, I…

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