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More about the Emily…
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More about the Emily…

I thought I’d write an update on the blanket I’m currently making. I must say it has not been plain sailing, maybe it is because the task to transform an idea into reality, especially if it is something that you are passionate about, is never easy. If you have read my previous post, you might...

The blogstars weekend…
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The blogstars weekend…

Overdue post… As usual, I am always the last one writing, all the other bloggers have uploaded their take on the weekend, and Kathryn  (http://www.crafternoontreats.com)  has also uploaded a podcast which is very good and informative and I would highly recommend it. http://www.youtube.com/crafternoontreatscrochet Here are the links to the other Blogstars if you want to listen...

THE JANUARY BLANKET IS DONE!!
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THE JANUARY BLANKET IS DONE!!

First THANK YOU SOO MUCH for the lovely comments and likes , I m really glad that the first blanket of 2017 has been received so well, I am so glad you loved the colours even if the pictures  I posted on Instagram where not the best. The best way to appreciate the colours is ...

ABSTRACT EXPRESSIONISM AND CROCHET. WHY NOT?
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ABSTRACT EXPRESSIONISM AND CROCHET. WHY NOT?

Abstract expressionism and crochet…. I bet a lot  of people will find my statement total blasphemy. I don’t mind, if that is the case, and I apologise in the very unlikely eventuality that an art critic has stumbled upon my blog. The purpose of the entry is to tell the story how this blanket came about, and   how I have...

ONE BLANKET FOR EACH MONTH….
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ONE BLANKET FOR EACH MONTH….

I have been thinking in the past few weeks what I should make this year, and I have come up with a rather ambitious plan: one blanket for each month of the year. I know it might be far too much, and I won’t be able to keep it up, but I still thought I...

NEW YEAR NEW ADVENTURES
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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...

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

ANATOMY OF A BLANKET…OR TWO
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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...

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