Tag Archives: Crochet

A Week of Two Halves

What a week it’s been.  We visited our section on Sunday afternoon and took a few snapshots as the digger is now on site.  Unfortunately, work can’t begin until we receive the nod from the local Council. Monday morning came … Continue reading

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Our Piece of Paradise

A few months ago we bought our own piece of paradise. Well, a plot of land in Whatawhata, Hamilton.  It’s on a hillside, which means we have great views out over the surrounding countryside. We’ve chosen our builders (Anthem Homes) … Continue reading

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My Week in Progress

A few weeks ago I joined Instagram and have been trying to take more photos of everyday life. Feel free to follow me here. We’re coming into our busy season at work and there is a lot going on at … Continue reading

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Granny Blankets

Back in September 2013 I was asked to make a granny blanket along with various accessories for a friend whose two daughter were both expecting babies within a couple a month of each other. Granny blanket along with two amigurumi … Continue reading

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I can see a rainbow

I’ve been asked to make a very special blanket for a friend.  She recently saw the movie ‘Seeking a Friend for the End of the Earth’ and fell in love with the blanket that one of the characters had.  It’s … Continue reading

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My New Addiction!

I decided to try my hand at dying the wool I bought a few weeks ago.  I’ve only dyed a couple of skeins before in variegated shades but decided to try multiple colours.  Oh my goodness.  I think I’m in … Continue reading

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Crafty Day

I can’t believe it’s been twelve months since the last Hamilton Craft & Quilt Fair but it has.  I went along today with a friend and we spent a very pleasant few hours checking out the stalls.  This year there … Continue reading

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