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#loveyourblog challenge: Ugly - a work in progress

This week’s theme for A Playful Day’s Love Your Blog Challenge is “ugly”.  It got me thinking about how ugly gets sidelined in favour of beauty.   500 more words


Knitted Lace

Lace is created using many different techniques. One of the group excels in knitting very complicated lace designs using fine wool, often 1 or 2 ply.   27 more words


Sneaton Castle Weekend

For a few years a medley of about 30 of the group have spent a weekend at Sneaton Castle, enjoying passing the time with our lace / knitting / embroidery / jewellery without the inconvenience of housework. 200 more words


The doyley of pain

So I’m asked to describe how I concentrate to write or focus on anything when pain is such a major contributor in my life and a permanent.   280 more words

Kait King

A Sneak Peak ...

… from the blocking board …

I still have to weave in some ends, but then it is done and can be photographed! :D

And just in case anyone remembers this: 34 more words


working on spare room part 1 : window

as have finaly started on working on the sorting the spare room i thought it be great for sharing easy diy tips. so here is how i decorated the window edge.

Super chunky shoulder warmer

This is another stitch which I found in this book.  It’s called clunky lace.  I used a really big hook (25mm) with super chunky yarn DY Choice Chain which made the stitch very loose.  75 more words