knitting retreat diary – day five

  The morning of day five greeted us with wind and rain, how wonderful that we are all knitters and have a small selection of woolliness in which to wrap ourselves in to keep warm. Dennis our trusted bus driver was waiting for us and soon we were on our…

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workshop, friends and many visits

Last week my friend Claudia came to visit me here in Wales. Claudia is the owner of online yarn retailer Wollsinn, the main supplier of beautiful Isager Yarns in Germany. She also organises the Schwabsburger Wollfest every year to which I get invited to teach workshops, lucky me! We have many…

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what the sisters did all week

dear diary, Many of you will know that my ‘little’ sister came to visit me last week, and if you follow me on Facebook or Instagram you would have seen photos of our daily shenanigans. We had such a great time together from the moment she arrived… …a day out…

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zig-zag shrug a la made with loops

dear diary, After a summer filled with crochet I thought it was high time for a little knitting this week, and what better way to get into the mood than a day out yarn foraging with good friends. A trip on the Welsh Light Railway, an old steam railway operating…

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