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The Crochet Sock Club ::
Over the past few months I've been working on a new crochet collection, starting from February I'll be launching one crochet sock pattern every 2 months as part of a club. Every other month (February, April, June, August, October and December) I will be pro...

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The Crochet Shawl Club ::
Introducing The Crochet Shawl Club :: Announcing a different kind of release for The Crochet Shawl Collection :: The Crochet Shawl Club!  Starting from January I'll be launching one crochet shawl pattern every 2 months as part of a club. Every other month  ...

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The Magic of Blocking ::
A few weeks ago I found myself magically transported to a log cabin in the countryside surrounded by super lovely crafty ladies. Whilst on said trip I finished one pair of socks and got halfway through another , before declaring I was bored of socks (for no...

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Weekending :: a trip to Bruton ::
We just got back from the most fabulous weekend away celebrating lots of birthdays. On Friday lunchtime (which in it self was Johnny's birthday) we boarded the train at Cheltenham and headed down to Somerset to celebrate Johnny's Grandmother's 90th birthday...

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Pom Pom Shawl ::
I have put the pattern for the Pom Pom Shawl (originally published in Inside Crochet ) up for sale over on Ravelry .  I love this pattern so so much, it's so snuggly and cosy, quick and easy to make, but the pom pom edge creates a fabulous splash of detail....

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The Crochet Sock Collection :: CAL Prizes ::
I'm so very much loving watching everyone's socks grow as the Crochet-A-Long progresses. It's so inspiring seeing everyone's different yarn choices. I finished my first pair this weekend and immediately started another! These are the Winter Wonder Socks in ...

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A Weekend Retreat ::
This weekend, I headed off into the countryside where I found myself staying in a cabin on a farm surrounded by the most wonderful ladies.   The weekend was a celebration of the birthday of Joanne ( Not So Granny ), we walked, we ate, we drunk gin and we cr...

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Works in Progress :: Winter Wonder Socks ::
My wip for Wednesday this week are my Winter Wonder socks from The Crochet Sock Collection . I making them as part of  #thecrochetsockcal (which is so much fun! I'm loving seeing everyone else's gorgeous socks in progress). I just finished the first one las...

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Thoughts on Gauge ::
As we started the 'crochet-a-long' for The Crochet Sock Collection on Friday, I had some things to say about gauge and why it's important. If you're a seasoned knitter or crocheter I'm sure you are already aware that you should always swatch before starting...
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