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I'm blogging again and it's all about the knitting
I love reading the comments on here, I love that people who read my blog also take time to say something.  It is even more lovely when an old friend pops up and comments, perhaps someone who has been reading and commenting ev...
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Catching up on the blog and setting off on our Winter Road Trip (Reims, Dijon, Geneva and Viens)
Setting off for a long trip on Thursday I only had time to post one photo on instagram on day 23.  A night in Reims and another quick instagram of my day 24 outfit (the same as day 23) from the car as we headed for Dijon of l...
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The sixth item, and making a skirt in a day
Isn't it always the way when trying to choose the perfect capsule wardrobe?  Nothing quite matches up. In my case the capsule was of six items and each time I decided on a theme, around a pair of blue jeans, tailored grey tro...
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Dressing for dinner
Grey dress Bright legs Friends to supper xx c
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OOH! Look! poems in the post
Lots to do today so keeping it simple in black jeans and grey tee, embellished a bit with my gob-stopper jewellery. Red at the neck and multi coloured for the wrist. Then joy, look what arrived in the post, from a dear frie...
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A lesson in flowers from The Flower Farmer today
This is Georgie Newbery, she is The Flower Farmer  button hole made by Georgie only seconds before Georgie is a florist who grows most of the flowers she uses on her farm near Wincanton, writes books about her work and...
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Up to date now on #sixitemschallenge  and some other chat (knitting holidays and more)
It was when I came to get out of the car on our first day in the true south of France and it was raining that I realised I had forgotten to pack any sort of coat. I suppose this six items only thing had made me think packing ...
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The day before departure and I'm sorting out my holiday knitting
Last day before our holiday (watch this space for pictures from foreign parts). Practical clothes are called for Grey tee and black jeans.  I'm keeping my neck warm with citron, a scarf knitted in a silk and mohair mix.  ...
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Grey dress again (today worn with greens)@labourlabel #sixitemschallenge 
The grey dress is getting another outing (both tops and jeans are in the wash today) Worn with green necklace and green tights (not seen) xx c
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Up-cycling and todays clothes for the #sixitems challenge 
Serious work to do today so I chose a simple outfit with no hanging bits that will get in the way or need constant retying. Black jeans and multi silk top. I have spent the day at the National Needlework Archive where the...
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Wearing two of the six in the #sixitemschallenge  and reading on the sofa
I have a book or two to read Burgundy skirt (made by me), grey tee shirt from Jigsaw, silk scarf Accessorize, bottle green tights (no idea) xx
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What else am I wearing during the #sixitemschallenge
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