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Helen Sarah
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Summer...? Really...?
Hello!!  Happy British Summertime! Helen has headed off to a warmer climate for a while and I am still in Blighty battling with changing outfits up to three times a day to suit the ever changing temperature, I am even making a cotton blanket from all my odd...
Summer...? Really...?
Summer...? Really...?
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A Little Bit of a catch up!!
I cannot believe that we are in June already!! The year just seems to be slipping by and it isn't until I have sat down to look through photos that I realise just how much has gone on and just how little I have shared on the blog.........very naughty!! So I...
A Little Bit of a catch up!!
A Little Bit of a catch up!!
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Yoga Socks and Well Being !!
If you know me then you know that I hate knitting socks and I hate knitting in the round so you have to be extra special to get me to do this.  Elizabeth, one of my best buddies is a yoga instructor back over in West Yorkshire. She runs 'Lemon Tree yoga' an...
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Fairisle knitting
So we meant what we said !!! We are going to keep up the blogging this year. I have been really busy with designing for magazines recently and I want to share with you a few ideas that have gone into The Knitter magazine. My design challenge was to produce ...
Fairisle knitting
Fairisle knitting
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2017!!! Already???
Last year really does seem to have slipped through our fingers!  It was a year of change for me (Sarah) I changed jobs in August and now work in Manchester City Centre, which has meant quite a different routine with using Public Transport being one of the m...
2017!!! Already???
2017!!! Already???
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Yarntastic!!
I was so excited this morning when I sat down to my breakfast, having tuned into the Chris Evans Breakfast Show, and to my delight he was talking WOOL!!! YES!!!! WOOL!!!! If you missed it you can catch up on i-Player. http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p04bp4y...
Yarntastic!!
Yarntastic!!
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Where has The Summer gone?
What have we been doing? Well Summer has indeed slipped through our fingers,just like the yarn when you are making a favourite project that you don't want to end!  Of course we have both been knitting and crocheting, that goes without saying.  Helen's child...
Where has The Summer gone?
Where has The Summer gone?
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Tatton flower show
This year I went to Tatton flower show with my dad and my daugther Lauren. Lauren was involved with her school's gardening club and they had to put together a themed garden, they did The Yellow Brick Road. I just want to share the day with you and all the a...
Tatton flower show
Tatton flower show
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A Little Protection
Well here it is the Talisman Shawl is completed and I am happy to say that it feels as fabulous as it looks The Tia Merino yarn was beautiful to work with and the colours worked beautifully together too.Stardust was the main body and the edging was Swoon. T...
A Little Protection
A Little Protection
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When Life Throws You Lemons!
Hello! It has been a while! Apologies for our lack of posts lately, it has been a busy time with lots going on in our  lives. However Helen and I have managed to fit in a couple of events with one of them being a craft day at Stretford Public Hall promoting...
When Life Throws You Lemons!
When Life Throws You Lemons!
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