Tag Archives: socks

Reunited with my stash.

Now before anyone gets too excited I should perhaps point out that this hasn’t actually happened yet but it is mere days away. Much as I can’t wait until I can get my hands back on all the crafting goodness … Continue reading

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Socks, socks and more socks ( #16pairsin2016 )

At the beginning of the year I decided to take part in a knit along hosted by Tracey from The Passioknit Spinner podcast and Sadie from the Yarnivore podcast. The idea was to knit 16 pairs of socks during 2016. … Continue reading

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Community Building

Just under 5 years ago I gave up work and moved half way across the country for love as a result the real life and virtual community that I had been heavily involved in up until that point began to … Continue reading

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Resolution Update – must try harder!

1. continue with posting my improvised patterns/ designs So far this year I have only managed to post 2 of the patterns I have been working on the poncho in January and the hat in April. For me life with … Continue reading

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Sand in my socks.

For once it isn’t just childhood ailments messing up my blogging schedule, this time I have an enjoyable excuse and it involves the beach. We recently went on our first family holiday, well the first with all 4 of us … Continue reading

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Muggles messing up my schedule

In my head I have very clear plans about what I want from my blog, what I want to include and when I want to schedule my posts unfortunately most of these plans are usually thrown in to disarray by … Continue reading

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2014 knitting resolution round up

So as we approach the end of the year how did I get on with my 2014 knitting resolutions/ goals? Operate a 2 out 1 in policy for my fibre and yarn stash: Yarn – in 1,600g out 4,700g Fibre … Continue reading

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2014 – year of the technology curse.

It all started when I dropped my mobile phone in a cup of tea whilst wrestling with a toddler. Thankfully after a week in a jar of rice on top of radiator it was saved – 4am feeds for crafty … Continue reading

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You mean I’m not just talking to myself?

I was pleasantly surprised this week to discover that there is at least 1 person that reads my posts and actually enjoys them, always an ego boost. They even went so far as to recommend my blog as part of … Continue reading

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Wool…nice…mine!

With these three words and her first attempt at sentence construction Crafty Toddler proved she truly was my child, especially as whilst she was saying them she picked up the ball of yarn I was working with, rubbed it against … Continue reading

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