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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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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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“Mither, thay wee boaties…”

When Aurelie told me of her little rhyme I thought it a perfect starting place for our first Auld Woolly Alliance design project. Armed with my translation of “Maman les p’tits bateaux”, Aurelie’s beautiful knitting charts and my sketch book, … Continue reading

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