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Driving Miss Daisy

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It’s impossible to resist taking challenges from lovely people.  Especially when completing that challenge involves my favourite crochet skill: cabling. So when the lovely Becky, part of the RACPA team and genius behind Barely There Bears asked me how she

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A Rose By Any Other Name…

I love the array of colours in a well-kept flower garden.  The rich pinks, reds, yellows blues and purples… the stark whites… The problem for me is that if I get too close, my head starts to get very fuzzy

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Illustrations Merchandise

Mumbles Mummy is ridiculously proud and pleased to announce that you can now own my Original Artwork as prints, greeting cards, and even teeshirts and hoodies! How cool is that?!?! The first design is my beautiful Chinese Water Dragon, and

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Giraffes Can’t Dance.

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Mumble is currently of the opinion that when she grows up she might quite like to be a giraffe.  Which I think is a fabulous idea.  Much better than being an astronaut or merchant banker, I suppose. We’ve even been

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A Monster of Awesome Proportions

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According to Wikipedia: Cthulhu is a cosmic entity that first appeared in the short story “The Call of Cthulhu”, published in the pulp magazine Weird Tales in 1928. The character was created by writer H. P. Lovecraft. A while back I was approached by a wonderful friend, asking for help locating

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Be Mehhhh Valentine!

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A special Valentine Mehhhh exists for all of those soppy peeps out there who celebrate….     Considering that here in the UK the weather is usually freezing no matter what time of the year, it pays to be wonderfully warm

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Pitt Stop Hat

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Another of The Designer Daughter’s idea’s coming to fruition: There she stands, her tiny little frame with her beautiful sweet little voice, asking me “Can you please make me sumfin wif this?” Holding out in her small, star shaped hands,

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The Basket Case

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This gorgeously textured and sumptuously squishy super thick beanie is an incredibly versatile hat.  It’s subtle enough to complement any outfit, for keeping you warm regardless of whether the event is for business or pleasure. Simple solid-coloured yarns show this hat

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It’s Like Wearing A Duvet!

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Hot off the hook! MumblesMummy’s solution to having to get up (never mind go out) in this totally cacktastic weather?! THE OVERSIZE COWL! It’s that scrummy and warm that I really don’t want to post it out.  I want to

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Secret Missions 2014

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I just LOVE being part of surprises. They’re my favourite thing ever. I LOVE making something that is just PERFECT for the recipient. Luckily for me, the projects I’m talking about are for wonderful people who have touched the lives

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There is a word for every moment, every emotion…

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Winter of 2012 saw the appearance of the “Mehhhh” hat, which, being an original design entirely by me, soon became a central part of my range.  Each one, like all of my other items, entirely constructed by hand. There are

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Bassett Hound Beanie

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This hat simply gives me the happies. It gave me the happies since the moment I was asked to design and make it.  It’s a face which makes me smile.  And what a beltin’ face it is. This beautiful Basset

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The Curly Hair Project Products

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MumblesMummy is proud to announce my support of this fantastic project, brainstormed by my dear friend Alis Rowe, a.k.a The Girl With The Curly Hair. Her work addresses Asperger’s Syndrome, an autism spectrum condition which causes significant difficulties in social interaction and nonverbal

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Mehhhh!

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What can I really say about Mehhhh that he can’t say without words? Ever had one of those days where there doesn’t seem to be a word for how you feel?  It can be used as a term of indifference,

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Fantastically Funky Frog Hat

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This Fantastically Funky Frog hat is a firm favourite with children of all ages.  It can be made with bright or subtle stripes, or it could be made with plain colours.  Either way it’s sure to bring a smile to

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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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