Lucias Fig Tree

Patterns, Stories

The EASTERN JEWELS is finally LIVE !

  The September blanket is a bit of an unusual one…because I start making it 7 months ago…it took ages ( but I am going to tell you why) but I finally can share  it  with you and I never been so eager to write about a project as much as I have been for this  blanket. So here is the story behind this latest collaboration between Jane Crowfoot,  https://janiecrow.co.uk/presta/Stylecraft https://www.stylecraft-yarns.co.uk/ and myself. I will start with a bold statement: THIS  ...

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Lifestyle, Patterns, Stories, Travel

The August blanket: when things do not go as planned….

My august blanket…you might all think what happend? Normally I blog a few times during the month and I have a ‘plan’  but blankets can have a mind of their own and this one took a different route. This blanket was not going to be a place or a painting or a memory. This blanket was going to be about something really special that comes with blogging. Blogging for me is about throwing  all your dreams, time, passion and the odd ball of yarn…  to this virtual space like  ...

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A trip to Yorkshire episode 1: Salts Mill and David Hockney….

I said I was going to tell you my trip to Yorkshire  last weekend, as I am off camping next week in the wildness…( I do that once a year 😀 )  hence I will not be able to write much next week so I’m doing it today 😀  So two blogs entries in two days AGAIN! I went to Yorkshire for a Blogstar’s meeting as you probably already know, and part of the weekend Stylecraft always organize something interesting to do that is craft/art related. Last time we went to see the Knitting  ...

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Patterns, Stories

JULY IS NEARLY OVER…THE HARLEQUIN BLANKET’S DETAILS

Hello everyone, This month I am very ahead of myself! It has been a really busy month, I had a lot of deadlines and also I went to the Blogstar’s summer meeting last weekend which was absolutely fantastic! I came back with a bag full of new yarns and shades!! I met several of Stylecraft’s retailers too which was very interesting but I will tell you all about in another entry because the purpose of this one is to give you the details of the ‘Harlequin’. Having said  ...

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