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Pink Monday

Do you remember my lovely new white and flowery dress, the one I wore when showing of my new blanket? About the new blanket, first of all, a big massive heartfelt THANK YOU for all of your compliments and positive … Continue reading

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Finished :: The Seashells Blanket and Some Exciting News … !

This blog post is a bit of self promotion, but also about hard labour, a new blanket and some excitement. It has all to do with the business I am starting, a web shop. A web shop filled with …. … Continue reading

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No, I do not need another WiP!

I can start a new project in a split second. This usually happens when I see a nice blanket (it’s almost always a blanket) on the internet. I try to suppress it but most of the time the urge of … Continue reading

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Bags and shawls and a bag ….

I like crochet-groups on the Internet, on Facebook, I really do. I like it when people, strangers to each other really,  help each other with difficult stitches or with choosing colours. I also like it when people are friendly to … Continue reading

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Time for cherries

My riding-lesson this morning went crap, I wobbled on Mareina from left to right, and felt very, very insecure and very nervous. I can be such a chicken sometimes. The thing is, Mareina should do want I tell/order her to … Continue reading

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Less Sophie, more Lima

Ah yes, the Sophie. Well, here’s an update. It’s not working. My Sophie isn’t working and it is just not only the yarn I use.  About that yarn, when working on Sophie I noticed that crocheting with cotton is not … Continue reading

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Just an ordinary week …

It was a weird week, this week. It was a week with some devastating, sad news. A cousin of mine died, way too young. It made me so angry when I heard this news. I always considered him as my … Continue reading

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Finished :: Giant Granny Square “Summer” !!

Yes, it is finished, my Giant Granny Square called “Summer“! Its name is Summer as I have used many happy and bright Summery-colours, colours that are waaaay out of my comfort zone. Well, most colours are, like the yellow and … Continue reading

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Gobsmacked

The last couple of months I had a part-time voluntary job at friend M’s daycare-centre. In brief, this is a daycare-centre for adults with serious psychiatric and mental health  problems.  Believe me when I say it is not always the … Continue reading

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To Knit or not To Knit …

Yes, I am knitting. I confess. My family members can’t stop laughing about this, I know this as I can hear them, even when they are many miles away. I have always thought the knitting-gene skipped a generation or dissolved … Continue reading

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