Monthly Archives: July 2011


Just a little reminder today, the shop is closed now until tomorrow while we are at the Pear Affair craft market in Ashbury Village Hall, SN6 8NA. Why not come over for a browse and a cup of tea? All … Continue reading

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This Moment

A Friday ritual inspired by SouleMama. A single photo Рno words Рcapturing a moment from the week. A simple, special, extraordinary moment. A moment to pause, savour and remember. A happy weekend to all of you..

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Shop Update

  As always in the time before a craft market, there is a flurry of thoughts, ideas, hands, needles, wool, felt and general chaos. Here is a little shop update – not so little, actually. Sorry about that. These are … Continue reading

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Yarn Along

Joining Ginny for another Yarn Along. Or shall I say, Puerperium Along…? This week is flying past. My hands have been extra busy knitting and stitching in preparation for this weekend’s craft market. My long to-do list has been halved … Continue reading

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Summer is back

It is warm again. It feels like July again. Escaping from so-much-to-do inside for a dash to the park. Wandering. Playing. Soaking up some sunshine. Forget for a while. Take a deep breath. Relax a bit on the slide. Summer … Continue reading

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The weekend in pictures..

Have a sunny start to this week, everyone, inside and out..                      

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birthday :: incognito

It was my husband’s birthday on Friday. He grew up in a culture where they are not a big thing, and although he has enjoyed me spoiling him over the past few years (that’s what I hope, anyway), this year … Continue reading

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