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Lifestyle, Patterns, Stories

Beating the January’s blues: a plate of leftovers for a “presto-pronto” quick cushion.

I always feel the first few weeks after the festive season can be quite a bit of a challenge, cold and dark days ahead, if you are like me in the northern hemisphere, back to work, maybe a depleted bank balance after the festivities or are you overwhelmed by far too ambitious list of ‘new year resolutions’? If that is the case all you need is ..CROCHET of course!!! What you want it is a small project: something special to look forward and to concentrate on, something reasonably  ...

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Lifestyle, Stories, Travel

NEW YEAR NEW ADVENTURES

Hello everyone and the first blog’s entry for 2017! Firstly I would like to wish to all of you, out there, may you have hope, peace, joy, good health and more during this coming year. Second, now that it is official, I can let you all know I am an STYLECRAFT BLOGSTAR!!! How exciting is that??? I have to thank not only Stylecraft to invite me to be part of their group, but more so I have to thank you all for liking my page,  sharing what I do and supporting me and my crochet adventures  ...

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FOR THE NEW YEAR ALL WE NEED IS SOME GREEN!!

FOR 2017 ALL WE NEED IS SOME GREEN !!! As I bet you are all busy getting organised for the festive season I thought I share with you some ‘colour’s love’. This weekend Pantone, the  market leader in colour communication and colour technology,has released their new colour of the year 2017 and it is FABULOUS !! It is called GREENERY . It might seems a bit silly getting excited about a  release of a new colour ,but colours trends are quite important for my job , so I keep  ...

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ANATOMY OF A BLANKET…OR TWO

ANATOMY OF A BLANKET…OR TWO If you follow me on Facebook or Instagram, you might have seen snippets of the two new blankets I made. Do you know that each blanket tells a unique story?  A story about you, about what you like, about materials, journey to the shops, endless rummaging in your stash or afternoons on the laptop looking for a magic shade, they also tell about your love and caring because often they are made as a gift. So no pressure! I keep journals of my blankets,  some  sort of  ...

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