Category Archives: Baby

Gift-Along 2015: Little People’s wardrobes

Two weeks into the Indie Design Gift-Along * event, the chatter has slowed down only marginally as everyone is busy knitting and crocheting away on their many projects. At this time, there are over 650 projects have been completed by … Continue reading

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Making progress…..

Firstly, I would like to say ‘thank you’ for the encouraging comments received after my last post. Wearing my New Years resolution ‘hat’ has certainly provided new enthusiasm for jobs and tasks which have been idle for way too long. … Continue reading

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Feeling ‘blue’……..or should that be ‘pink’?

I do not seem to be able to get my mind to stay in one place at the moment…I had great plans for the summer. Catching up on set aside designs, getting up to date with my work load while … Continue reading

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Testing Times for The Woolly Alliance

Looking back at the blog over the last couple of months it is obvious (to myself at least) that my posts are rather short and to the point. Which is actually quite odd, because if there was a ‘blethering’ competition … Continue reading

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Illusion knitting at The Glen Gallery

Later this week I am off once again ‘workshopping’ to The Glen Gallery, Northern Ireland. With each visit my hope is to bring something new. To set a personal challenge in finding a technique, skill or stitch that is a surprise … Continue reading

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Knitting therapy… And a splash in memory of our little star

Until recently, I was knitting for pleasure, or knitting to challenge myself, while making garments, soft toys, blankets, socks, lots of socks… I have now discovered two new purposes for knitting: knitting to forget, and knitting to remember. I have … Continue reading

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The arrival of Spring brings sorrow…

Spring has brought great tragedy and sadness to The Auld Woolly Alliance, in particular to Aurelie and her family. It is with a heavy heart I pass on sad news from my dear friends. They were waiting happily for the … Continue reading

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