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About themanyknitsofnadine

Interested in all things crafty, I knit, spin, sew, crochet, quilt, grow my own and bake (although the baking these days is all allergy friendly) and I try and blog about all these things. I also host a bi-weekly podcast on incorporating slow living into all my crafty adventures

Product review – Prym Ergonomic Knitting Needles

A few weeks ago I wrote a guest blog/ product review for the Minerva Crafts website but I totally forgot to post the link for it over here. The review was for some single point prym ergonomic needles in 3mm … Continue reading

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Slow Crafting Podcast – Episode 11: More to life than merino

A bi-weekly podcast charting my efforts to incorporate a slow living/ slow fashion approach to my crafting life through knitting, spinning and sewing. This episode I talk about my experiments spinning fibre from different breeds of sheep including; Norwegian (Spaelsau) … Continue reading

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A letter to my daughters

Dear Ingrid and Erika I sit here now watching you playing so nicely together, happy and confident little girls content to wear the same outfit over and over again until I have to forcibly remove it from you and put … Continue reading

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Things I learned from Me Made May 2017

I think the biggest thing I learned was that I don’t have enough handmade clothes to sustain me for an entire month – not even as a minimalist/ capsule wardrobe. The second thing was that I am all about the … Continue reading

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Slow Crafting Podcast – Episode 10 : Where I get giddy about fleece and fibre.

   

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Slow Crafting Podcast – Episode 9 : Upstaged by my co-host.

Slightly later than usual and with a very cheeky co-host this week. I talk about my finished Dottie Angel vest, Simplicity pattern 8153.  

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Slow Crafting Podcast – Episode 8 Plans for Me Made May 2017

Here is the latest episode of the podcast where I talk about my sewing plans for this month and a couple of my recent hand spun yarns. The links referenced can be found over on the episode page for my … Continue reading

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