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A Worry Monster Plea

It was only just a month ago that I shared the Worry Monster sewing pattern, and on Saturday I received a lovely email from the charity Knit for Nowt to see if they could add my Worry Monster pattern to their selection. They make and donate Worry Monsters and other therapy dolls and puppets to children in…… Continue reading A Worry Monster Plea

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Salt Dough Decorations

Another person making salt dough? Who’d have thought it at this time of year! This was however a momentous occasion for me, as they actually worked. You know how you’re supposed to learn from your mistakes? It seems I missed that and I’m a huge glutton for punishment. Over the years (in my job!) I…… Continue reading Salt Dough Decorations

Allotment · crochet · Kids Craft · My other ramblings

Sunday Sevens #9

Welcome to my 9th Sunday Sevens, the brainchild of Natalie at Threads and Bobbins. This week has been another busy one, with a bit more harvesting from the allotment and a lot of odds and ends jobs! 1) Beetroot pickling has begun! I thinned out the row and ending up harvesting two thirds of it as…… Continue reading Sunday Sevens #9

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Sunday Sevens #5

Welcome to my 5th Sunday Sevens, thanks again to threads and bobbins for creating it. This week has been pretty quiet, but one or two little exciting things have happened. I’ll get straight on with it as the first was actually pretty awesome. 1) Collected in true allotmenteer style in a plant pot, I harvested…… Continue reading Sunday Sevens #5