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Woolly Science Lesson 1: Schrödinger’s Hat

As the winter draws in and I start upping my hooking speed for the yearly hat-making marathon, I thought I’d share some of my woolly wisdom in the form of simple lessons explaining yarny awesomeness.  As with everything else, they’re

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I Spy A Clown Fish

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… because little people all love snuggling… and not all of them want to be a mermaid…

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I Spy A Mermaid

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So Mumble decided that in order to realise her dream of being a mermaid that she needed a tail… and in order to grow that tail she should eat sushi on a daily basis. Sounds like a plan. I figured

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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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“Freedom” Papercutting Template

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“Freedom Horse” Is a “negative” cut. This means that the design is the part you discard. This project is cut from one single piece of paper. With exquisite simplicity, it portrays the strength, movement, freedom and beauty of a running horse.

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It’s beginning to feel a lot like winter…

Here in the UK, it’s a soggy, pretty dismal day today.  It’s the kind of weather I love… Wet, Overcast, and FREEZING.  YES.  Why do I love freezing cold weather? Well, there are so many things to love about it!

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I promised you something pretty to look at.

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So BEHOLD.  Here it is. It took a little longer to return to this post than I anticipated, for that I’m sorry.  This stunning cowl has garnered a lot of interest from my fans and I decided to put this

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Turtle Rib Cowl Pattern Release

Turtle Rib Cowl

*EEEEK* The pattern for this beautiful super warm cowl is has now been released! Yay! Don’t forget to check out my digital store and make sure you are one of the first to get your hands on it!  The crochet pattern

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Turtle Shell Cowl Pattern Release!

Finally, Finally, Finally! I am one of those people for whom winter is just a sore throat waiting to happen.  Sometimes, wearing a sweater AND a coat AND a scarf means that you just can’t move.  Cowls and neckwarmers are

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Life Could Be A Dream, Sweetheart…

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Well…. it was always going to happen.  You can’t make a car without at some point making a camper van. This idea had been mulling in my head since I made the Mini for RACPA a while back.  So, when

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THE WAIT IS OVER! Sharing the #LITTLECARLOVE!

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FINALLY! If you’re here cos you’ve heard all about a funky little car, then welcome! If this is in your daily digest from bloglovin’ or other feed, CHECK IT OUT! AT LAST!!!! I can share with you all what I’ve

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At Last! I Can Tell You!!!

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You have all waited so very patiently… and finally I can stop teasing you and share the top secret project I have been working so very hard on to complete! So very long ago I was asked by RACPA UK

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Sneaky Peeky….

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A few days ago I started to share my latest, super secret project in a brief blogpost here. Due to the fact that I need to keep the completion photos under wraps a little while longer (it’s going to be a surprise

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Feeling a little Patriotic…

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    I’ll soon be able to show you exactly why I’ve been so very quiet lately…  I’ve been working very hard on a very funky something…. these colours are just a hint of what’s to come!  This particular combination

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The Buzz

I am reeling from a major case of The Buzz.   My fingers hurt. My neck aches. I’m sleep deprived. My eyes sting. I’m acutely aware of my sinuses protesting the height of the pollen count. I’m exhausted. I’m tired

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summer slouch beanie pattern coming soon!

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I am loving this new beanie I’ve designed so much! Fast to work up, its great for last minute gifts and its easy and repetitive design is great for road trips or stash busting!! Its simplicity shows off all types

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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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