Mutti’s Cushion

Exactly a year ago today another Angel joint the heavenly realms – my Mum. Fondly called Mutti by me and my siblings and Mimi by my daughter, she now spreads her wings over the sky looking down on us. Around the time of her passing, I received a package from…

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tulip tam – new year new pattern

Hello friends, wishing you all a very happy new year! Can you believe that we are already almost half way through January! Christmas is fast fading into memories, very happy ones for sure, but time flies by so quickly doesn’t it. I had promised myself just selfish knitting during the…

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astrid shawl – a new design introduction

Hello friends, it’s been a while. Today I would like to introduce you to my latest design, the Astrid Shawl. This shawl is a  wonderful collaboration with my friends from Nature’s Luxury (www.naturesluxury.com) and I am truly and totally in love with this one. This is a triangular shawl inspired…

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scheepjeswol diary – day one

  The excitement was becoming almost unbearable as pick up time got nearer! Luckily the drive to Scheepjes HQ was short and soon there was a buzzing sound of about fourteen women chatting. Some of us had met before, but for me it was almost all new faces and new…

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knitting retreat diary – day two

After sleeping like babies everyone was ready to embrace a new day, and what a fabulous day we woke up to! We were greeted with bird song, blue skies and bucket loads of sunshine. After a hearty breakfast with, what seemed like gallons of coffee, everyone set to work almost…

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