Monthly Archives: July 2011

Goodbye July!

Helloooo!!! And Happy Sunday to you!  It’s lovely and sunny here, a cold wintery sun, but sun all the same.  There’s nothing like sunlight to make a person feel good about life!  Thank you for all of your lovely get … Continue reading

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Home Detention

HelloOo!!! KB has put me on Home Detention… I would object, but I’m feeling too sick to go anywhere anyway so I shall obey her… I might be released tomorrow for a quick visit to my Mum’s shop for more Gypsy … Continue reading

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Fibre…. the snuggly sort…..

Hellooo!!! And Happy Sunday to you!  I’ve had a whirlwind of a week and it is so nice to be sitting here in the blogworld looking at pretty pictures and happy woolly goodness!  This last week has been filled with classes, … Continue reading

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Triad

Hello Hello! I hope you are all well this weekend!  I’ve reached my day off in one piece so thought I’d pop in and update my crafty progress!  This weeks Tour de Fleece spinning has been the above skeins, I … Continue reading

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A catch up day…

Hellooo!!! And how are you on this miserable rainy day?  It’s pouring here, grey sky, sideways rain, but it’s not too cold for winter, I’ve got windows open airing out the house which is quite nice, and rain is not … Continue reading

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The Gypsy Caravan Blanket

I just did a quick “google spell check” on the word ‘Gypsy,’ gypsy being one of those words I do actually know how to spell but it looks funny typed out so I just had to check because I don’t … Continue reading

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From Sheep to Stash!

Yesterday and today were all about spinning home-grown Romney for the Tour de Fleece!   I’m not the fastest spinner on the planet, so a lot of spinning resulted in about 100gms of wool which I love!  I thought I’d find natural … Continue reading

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Tour de Fleece

Hellooooo!!! I hope you’re all having a lovely start to the week!  I am… in between writing assignments and work I’ve been crafting like crazy and having the best time ever.  Over on Ravelry the annual Tour de Fleece is running, and … Continue reading

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Monsoon

Hellooo!!! And Good Morning!  I was going to write this post last night, so I uploaded all the photos, but it takes a looooooooooooooooooooooooong time to create mosaics and upload them, and after all that my eyes were closing so I … Continue reading

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