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Looking for inspiration

Saturday, March 31st, 2012

The winter really does seem to have come to an end – much earlier than usual, but nonetheless very welcome. We had a very cold stretch and the warm weather, open windows and flowers bursting into bloom feel like a very sudden contrast. We’ve been existing on winter comfort food for months – and to […]

A spring evening

Friday, March 30th, 2012

A lovely sunny spring evening, so warm that it feels like summer. I hope to goodness we haven’t been lured into a false sense of security as it isn’t inconceivable that we could get another load of snow (Please God noooooo!) For the first time in living memory I’m home alone on a Friday evening. […]

I’m in love!

Thursday, March 29th, 2012

with Hopscotch and Terrain (and Mr H too of course!) I just knew that if I got my point colours right then this pattern would sing and really bring out all the pizzazz of Terrain. That’s why I got myself into such a dithering tizzy. Before I started I really thought that Kona coal would […]

This made me smile.

Wednesday, March 28th, 2012

Sometimes it’s the simple things in life that work… I’m sorry, but I don’t know where this originated. A friend had it posted on FB without attribution. Helen  

And the answer is ….purple

Wednesday, March 28th, 2012

After faffing around with blue and orange points, coloured centres and various other ideas – none of which I liked – I’ve now gone for purple…. …and I’m completely unable to take a photo that shows the true colour – it’s way lighter than it looks here! Maybe tomorrow I’ll be a bit luckier. I’ve […]