Tag Archives: love

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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Better late than never!

I had hoped Wee Black Faced Sheep would return to Stonehaven at least a week ago…….he almost did…..but then came a detour via the Shetland Isles to pick up a couple of balls of yarn from Jamieson’s. Do you remember … 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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A blanket of love…

I have been trying to write a clever post to present my latest design, “Petit Prince and Little Star“, which I created in memory of my Little Star. But today… today, Janice made me an amazing gift, and all my … 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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All loved up!

Today, I am the luckiest woman alive.  It is almost February and I already have my perfect Valentine. He is dark, handsome and dresses impeccably. (Although occasionally in drag!) He brings me flowers, and never has to say sorry.  He … Continue reading

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