moya star shawl – now available to download

Hello dear readers, I am home from my travels to Andalucia. I got home on Wednesday night after what can only be described as the arctic flight home. So cold in fact, that I am now suffering a number of infections as a result and feeling a bit sorry for…

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crochet design launch – moya star shawl

  After a long time dreaming about it, my very special friend Claudia opens the doors to her wonderful yarn shop, Wollsinn, in Oppenheim/Germany. For many years Claudia has been cooking up a storm, dyeing beautiful yarns and selling them via her website. She is also one of the largest…

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madewithloops studio news

Hello my lovelies, how have you been? I hope your weekend was lovely and bright and you managed to spent some time relaxing with either hook or needles. It seems that the star theme from last week has been ever present in my studio too as I have been working…

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schwabsburg – day one – arrival

    Leaving Manchester and 14C behind, I was greeted by 34c on arrival at Frankfurt. Bright blue skies, lovely sunshine and Claudia’s wonderful mum Ruth greeted me. I was instantly whisked away and driving along picturesque roads beside the mighty river Rhein, we soon arrived at Claudia’s house. I…

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