a week of making

It’s been a busy week for us here at Made with Loops… …filming in Snowdonia National Park. Sorting out and starting new… …preparations for a surprise… …Valentine’s day bunting for ‘my girl’. Who say’s romance is dead…Valentine’s day flower’s from ‘my man’. A little gift for a special hooky friend……

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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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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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impressions of an exhibition – woolfest in backnang

After a long long wait it was finally time for me to get on a plane to Stuttgart and then onward to Backnang where the third Wollfest was going to take place this past weekend. Counting myself very lucky indeed for having been invited for the third time, I was…

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A sunny week

dear diary, for the first time in ages I have enjoyed my daily walks with Max this week. Lately the fields around me have been water logged and very soggy to walk in, no fun at all. All change this week, we have had frosty mornings… …with bright sunshine. Max…

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