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    Crovember 2021

    Autumn is very definitely with us here in the UK. I love every season, but I think autumn might actually be my favourite. Crisp sunny days, blankets, fires, Strictly. What’s not to like? Plus, for the last couple of years…

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    Sky Blanket Update

    I realised the other day that I really need to share a sky blanket update, as my previous one was a little while ago. In fact, I just checked and my last post was almost exactly four months ago about…

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    Sky Blanket May Update

    As we are already a week in to June, I thought I should probably share my sky blanket May update. For those of you who have been following along, you will know that I was being really good and keeping…

  • Rosie's latest make: granny go round jumper. A black crochet jumper having on the back of a wooden door.
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    Latest Make: Granny Go Round Jumper

    At the beginning of the year I wrote my making plans for 2021. The first item on the list was “fill gaps in my wardrobe“. Very shortly after that I realised that I don’t have a plain back woolly jumper.…

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    Sky Blanket April Update

    I cannot believe we are now in May. The first few weeks of the year seemed to drag on endlessly, obviously not helped by the weather and lockdown. But now, suddenly we’re here. One third of the year done. And…

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    Sky Blanket: March Update

    Last Wednesday was the last day of March, and the last day before my kids broke up for the Easter holidays. They have only been back at school for three weeks and three days, but we were all so ready…

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    Lockdown Blanket Is Complete

    What a year it has been. There have been yarn shortages, heat waves and wrong colours. Throw in a global pandemic, lockdowns and homeschooling and I think it’s fair to say that the last twelve months have been a bit…

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    Busy Hands

    Remember when I made my making plans at the start of the year? One of my challenges was to make something (or at least do something crafty) every day. I have managed to do some crochet pretty much every day.…

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    Sky Blanket: February Update

    It is hard to believe that a whole month has passed since my last post. I had so many plans for posts, but somehow have not managed to write them. I blame homeschooling, as I have lost my computer to…