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15 cute, colourful things I can teach you to crochet

April 28, 2016
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There are lots of crochet how-tos tucked away on this here blog. I thought I would gather a few into a post, in case you feel like getting out the hook and making something woolly! They’re pretty simple to work up too. You just need to know a few basic stitches and then follow along. I think simple is best – that it’s colour choice and positioning that really make a project sing.     If you’d like to learn…

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Look & Win! ‘Care Packages’ by Michelle Mackintosh

April 27, 2016
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Hardie Grant sent me a review copy of this lovely book… and Obus sent me the cute socks-up-top! Once upon a time I got very, very sick while I was away from home. It was a horrible experience and when I was finally back in my own bed, safe and sound, someone delivered me a little package of yummy and cute things to help me to get on the mend. It was so nice to get some special things, but…

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Cloggy McClogface

April 26, 2016
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Let’s talk about toes? In a non-festishy way? (Don’t even get me started on why you should not put photos of your feet on the internet… I have learned some WEIRD lessons about that over the years… Insert eyes-on-stalks emoji.) I mostly have been wearing sneakers and Birks on my feet of late, but it’s getting cooler and I am thinking about CLOGS (and tights and frocks! Oh my!) I love clogs. I love their little wooden hearts and their scoopy,…

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I wood if I could

April 26, 2016
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  No need to wince, grammar lovers. I know that I should have used the word ‘would’ in the header above. Get back. Get back. Needless to say I was taking my wit out for a spin (admittedly crossing dangerously into the vicinity of dad jokes) and it seemed like a good idea at the thyme. I mean time. I meant to do it, is what I mean. These wooden accessories by GravGrav of Istanbul are enough to make anyone a…

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