the shawl of many colours

dear diary, a couple of months ago my ‘little’ sister came to visit. She lives in Germany (as does all my family), and we therefore don’t see each other anywhere near enough. We both like many of the same things: crochet, knitting, sewing and crafting, as well as cooking and…

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introducing – the two way cardigan

dear diary, It gives me great pleasure to introduce my latest pattern design to you…the ‘two way’ cardigan. After two of my ‘knitterly’ friends kindly agreed to test-knit this for me, I feel happy to make it available to you my lovely readers. Called ‘two way’ cardigan because, as the…

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blue is the word

dear diary, The weekend started with a long planned trip to Colinette Yarns in Llanfair Caereinion with some good friends who, like me, are just a little obsessed with colour and yarn. We shared some good laughs and stories on the way driving through some beautiful countryside in equally beautiful…

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the two way cardigan

dear diary, this coming Saturday a few friends and I are embarking on our long awaited Colinette outing and I am looking forward to it very much indeed. What could possibly be better than spending a day in the company of like-minded yarn-obsessed friends visiting a place that can only…

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