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Hand dyed wool!

Over the past few weeks I’ve gained an interest in dying my own wool! For these colours I’ve used food coloring, raro (which is similar to koolaid) and another salt replacement powder. I’m quite happy with how they’ve turned out! … Continue reading

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Knitted mice!

It’s my cat’s 1st birthday tomorrow! I decided to whip up a few mice for him to play with!

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A productive day

Today, I’m quite pleased to say that I’ve learnt to wet felt! It’s quite satisfying! I have also completed a crochet cushion cover! This took awhile to make but it was well worth it!

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Crochet chicken!

This is a chicken that I’m crocheting for Easter! I used a great pattern found here I also needle felted an egg to go with it! The chicken is bottomless so the egg fits underneath it. I used a slightly … Continue reading

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Crochet coin purse!

With a friend’s birthday sprung on me at the last minute, I needed something quick, easy and useful to make her. So, I came up with this mini coin purse! The beauty of it is that it can be made … Continue reading

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I have an addiction…

As it is holidays at the moment, I’ve had a lot of spare time. This has led to a rise in the amount of handcraft I’ve undertaken and ultimately the amount of wool I have bought. Over the past four days … Continue reading

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Crocheted iPod/iPhone case

This is the first pattern I’ve written, I hope it’s easy to follow. Let me know how I can improve! Crocheted iPod case: Needed: a 4mm crochet hook 12-ply or 8-ply wool in two colours a small button a wool … Continue reading

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