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Some overdue details for the Indigo blanket.

Hello everyone, This entry is well overdue, but as I said on facebook I have been really busy with family, work, a commissioned crochet project, that I can’t wait to share with you all,  magazine articles, June’s blanket…and the giveaway too!! Having said that, I have been putting together some close-up pictures of the Indigo blanket and a few notes about the patterns for the different squares,  the stitches used and some links online for them.   Firstly I would like  ...

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Lifestyle, Music, Stories, Travel

June’s blanket, bucket-list and Iceland…

Hi Everyone… it is June and time for another blanket…. this one is about my bucket-list. I have a few thing on that list, one of them is traveling and visiting/living in new places. the top of the list for the places is ICELAND, and that is what this blanket is dedicated to Iceland. I always knew since I was a small girl that I wanted to live ‘up North’ well before  Hygge or  “Scandi style”  became so popular. I made it just 2000 miles up north!  from  ...

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Lifestyle, Patterns, Stories

The end of May: The indigo blanket

Last day of May and here is my May blanket… I’ve called it the Indigo blanket because of the colors.     The Indigo blanket has been a bit of an unusual one and definitely an experiment. As I have said on my previous post on Facebook I did not have a plan of what I was going to do, I started with the fabric and from that, I built up the different squares. As you know my inspiration has been Japan textiles, indigo, Japanese pottery and also the spring season too.    ...

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Jane ,the Frida’s Primavera and myself…

Many of you are probably aware of the new version of Jane Crowfoot ‘s Frida,  and now, that the blanket has been published , I can tell you about this amazing project I have been so privileged to be involved with! I will start by saying that I  have been a fan of Jane’s  work for a long time , I have most  of her publications and,over the years, I have collected her patterns and I followed both CAL she made in collaboration with Stylercraft: the LILY POND and the  original  ...

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