Tag Archives: Swap

Christmas Stocking Swap

I took part in a patchwork Christmas Stocking swap and was given a lovely partner from Norway We exchanged emails and then sent each other a package…they seemed to have arrived around the same time After I had sent mine, … Continue reading

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Wigwams

I saw the pattern for these intriguing peg bags over on Nicola’s blog, she is so inspiring and very generous with her knowledge of all things sewing… I made myself a pegbag a while back and as I was sewing … Continue reading

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A Fluffy Swap

My dear friend Helen and I thought it would be a good time to hold a swap over on Ravelry. You can read about it here Sign ups are open until the 31st August I don’t know about you but … Continue reading

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This and that…

I spun one of my darling Easter egg batts. I just couldn’t resist, such a fluffy puff of fluff! 25g of organic baby alpaca, clipped angora, merino and silk spun long-draw. Navajo plied. DK weight, 60 metres which I think … Continue reading

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Maeve is Coming to Stay!!

I am so excited, my Mum is coming to stay. I pick her up from Stansted Airport on Friday and she is staying until the 12th November. It is a bit of a trek for her though. She lives in … Continue reading

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A New Me and a Big Surprise!

(photo taken on my phone so not the best quality) I wrote loads about going to the hairdressers and why I had been cutting and colouring my hair myself for the last two years….then blogger lost it for some reason! … Continue reading

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My Favourite Handmade item

Dog Days of Summer Dishcloth contest…… I made this jacket twice I loved it so much……you can read all about it here clicky oh and something else that I’d like to make as seen on another swapper’s blog…clicky on Tami … Continue reading

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UPDATED!…Scrappy Swap, My Scrappy Blocks and Elderflower Cordial

I took part in a darling little swap and on Saturday my package arrived all the way from Australia. Rosie (the ‘Me’ bit of Melly & me) sent me some really beautiful scraps so that I can make some more … Continue reading

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