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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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Favourite. Images. Ever.

*happysigh*  I’m sat here knowing exactly how very lucky I am. These two are by far the most amazing things I ever made

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Comfort Crocheting

The rain is falling, which makes me smile.  I’m an oddball like that.  But today, I can’t play out in the rain. (Boooooooooo!) Instead i’m hitting my WIPS (Work In Progress) basket and enjoying things that got cast aside for

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Happy Easter!

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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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Half Term Insomnia

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Well, half term holiday is over, the Usual Routine can resume… it’s been awesome sharing extra snuggles with the little people and being able to glide around at a slower, calmer, more mindful pace, taking a breath and enjoying the

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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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Crazy Little Thing Called Love

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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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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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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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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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Dink’s Spelling Test

Laughin so hard at my silly boy….  at him ”testing” me on alphabet letters (he’s just two years old)… he has flash cards with letters one side and some related picture on the other…bthe last 20 entertaining minutes have gone

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International Happiness Day 2014

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Yesterday was a bad day.  “Like in the song” as Mumble so eloquently says.  A lot of things to deal with.  Exhausting for everyone at Mumble Manor.  We were in much need of happies. And so it dawned this morning,

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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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Here Be Dragons

I’ve always loved dragons.  The concept of them.  How the fact that they’re largely mystical leaves it totally up to your imagination as to what they look like. In late 2012, I began developing a dragon hat, in response 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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