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Allow us to introduce….. Maylin, of Tri’Coterie Designs

The Woolly Alliance has been full of Christmas spirit recently, mainly due to our involvement in the Indie Designers Gift-a-long 2014. Aurelie has been very busy behind the scenes too………and I have been hiding. (such is my nature!) Today I … Continue reading

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Get your knitting out and bear all to the world….it’s Worldwide Knit in Public Day!

Throw off your inhibitions and hold your head high….IT’S TIME FOR WORLDWIDE KNIT IN PUBLIC DAY (or in the knit abbreviations language KIP for short!) This year, KIP runs from 14th to 22 June, not really a day then, but … Continue reading

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Testing times at the Woolly Alliance (Part 2)

Disclaimer: some of the links in this blog post will bring you to the right page only if you’re already logged in to your Ravelry account. If you don’t have one, have a look at the end of this post … 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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Reflections of 2013

A week ago Aurelie wrote a beautiful and sensitive post explaining her need to be quiet this Christmas and knowing we would all understand. She left us with words of thoughtful contemplation and was confident I could take the reins … Continue reading

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Move over Gordon, Jamie and Hugh here comes Vince and Valerie!

A few weeks ago when clearing out my project drawer (New Year’s Resolution No. 1) I found these two Love Chicks tucked away under some felt. With Valentine’s Day looming I emailed the design room at Rowan to see if … Continue reading

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Happy New Year from the Woolly Alliance!

There has been very little work going on in Team Alliance over the past month. That is not to say we have been idle! Aurelie and I completed many knitty Christmas gifts for friends and family. Some of which you … Continue reading

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