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I Lost The Boy…

Uh-oh.  Those of you who are parents will know this one, if your kids are anything like mine… You tuck them into their beds, you hear them chattering, eventually drifting off… you calmly go about your evening… Later, you check

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UGGGHHHH! The problem with trying to build a website, add blog posts and reach out to the world to share my gifts, is that the more content I add, the more spam comments seem to appear.  I’m new to this,

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He Ain’t Heavy

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Don’t Stop Me Now

You know how I am employed by the Princess Mumble and Smallest Mumbler as Maker of Woolly Nonsense upon their every whim? Well, yeah… I got another “order” Mumble has decided she really might quite like a beautiful circle blanket

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Five Day Challenge, Day 1.

I’ve been nominated by the very talented lovely Annette at Make Life Cozy to show three pieces of my art every day for five days, and nominate another artist to take the “five day challenge”. So day 1, I show you 3

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I Got A Bit Giddy…

I made “Things”… Hurrah! … All of which you can buy, if you love them enough, in my store at! (If you’re looking for the pattern, you need the other blogpost which is here)

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Crazy Little Thing Called Love

pink crochet heart

Here’s a pretty little thing that just fell out of my head one day, and I thought I’d write up the pattern to share with you! It’s easy to make for a beginner with the basic stitches, and works up

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Happy Customer Alert!

Squee! Jess from Jessica’s Crochet made this for one of her lovely customers. It’s actually from my Fafa-Licious cowl pattern, but as this lady so beautifully demonstrates, it can be just as gorgeous as an ear-warmer! YAY! Many thanks to

Posted in Friends of MumblesMummy, happy customers

#TBT: Where It All Began.

This time five years ago, I picked up a hook for what was probably the 100th time to attempt to crochet. ” ‘Cos that’s what Mum’s do”.  And on this day, five years ago, I was waiting to be a

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Hey There! Are You New to My Woolly World??

I’m feeling a more than a little overwhelmed at the amount of work left to do on my website and the unending amount of support I’ve gotten from many of my fans whilst trying to get it all done.  So,

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Once Upon a Time…

… I couldn’t crochet.  This time, five years ago, I had failed to pick up a hook and create anything that looked remotely pretty.  My attempts more resembled “something the cat threw up”.  Find out more about the humble beginnings

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Sally by Aron

See… Most of the time, things go to plan.  They go fairly smoothly.  The Mumble Manor version of plan and smoothly probably doesn’t look like most people’s but… yeah we can live with that. Every so often though, a day

Posted in I really am crazy arent I?, Mumble Manor Mumblings, mumble-isms, Three Positives Mission

Stripy Infinity Scarf and Wristers Pattern Release

Simple Stripes Infinity Scarf

This scarf is an incredibly versatile item to add to any winter wardrobe.  Wear it as a scarf, loose, or bundled up tight for extra warmth.  The stripes can be as bold or subtle as you wish, using your school

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I can’t speak right now.  Those poor souls.  May the repercussions of this only strengthen the compassion and humanity that the decent people of this world have, and spread like a wildfire.

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Arrows Tab Hat Review

I thought I’d tell you about a new pattern from Darcy of Darcy’s Crochet Creations.  It’s a cute hat named the Arrows Tab hat, and it’s available from Darcy on her Ravelry page here. Well, from time to time I

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A Note about Craftsy and Ravelry

If you’re here because you’ve spotted one of my patterns on Ravelry or Craftsy, and its disappeared, fret not! I’ve temporarily removed my paid patterns from sale on these sites until they’ve worked out what they’re going to do about

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My name's Beth. This is my world of woolly nonsense. I am a mum of two, and work from home, making beautiful handmade crocheted and jewellery gifts for yourself or your loved ones. Many OOAK (One of a Kind) pieces are offered, in addition to a range of patterns. Bespoke items can be made or request, custom orders welcomed. Read more

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