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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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Oh Dear.

Well, it reached the point where I was going to start getting calls from the TV show “Epic Hoarders” here at Mumble Manor…so I decided to start decluttering.  We are talking a major downsize.   New year, new life and

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Blahhhh.

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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

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Cthulhu Ski Mask Pattern Release!

Just to let you know that the head-turning Cthulhu pattern has now been tested and checked and is available for release for just £3! And every penny of that goes to supporting RACPA UK and their fabulous work! Thanks so

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WorldWide Artist Blog Hop

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I was tagged by the slightly insane Mad CroScientist, Tina, of Mad Crochet Lab to participate in the Worldwide Artist Blog Hop.  This is a blog hop where artists answer 4 questions and then invite other artists to do the

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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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Mad Poems…

I feel a little down today Sleep deprivation sucks Nothing makes me sleepy, Not even reading books. I’m looking forward to a night Of big fat evil rain So I can catch up on my sleep And be smiley once

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I blame Mad. It’s All Mad’s Fault.

“Mad” is a new hooky friend I met online recently.  Her page is the Mad Crochet Lab.  I seem to have found another someone out there who is almost as potty as me. Well, This weather is a bit too muchI’ve

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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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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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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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Good Morning Starshine

Seriously, I was probably born in the wrong decade.  I’m an 80’s kid, yet I love the music of many earlier era’s.  This one in particular never fails to get me in a hippy dippy mood.  Just makes me wanna

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Midget Yarn Smuggler

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It’s 6am. For the last hour or so I’ve been chuckling to myself at the mummy magpie terrorizing all the cats on the street, protecting her baby from their breakfast bowls.  Whatever else, she’s showing an amazing amount of kick

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Hold Music…

  Aaaaaand… we’re past the 10 minute mark… do be do be doooby doooby elevator noise.  Not even music.  Some awful, out of tune computer generated spanish guitar junk… We all hate it, right? NOPE!  Not me.  Not today.  Cos

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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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