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Social media – Where to find us

Hello, Social media – Where to find us Just a quick update today about our social media accounts. Ali Crafts Designs and Wool to your door used to have separate social media accounts which was working well but it meant I had six different places to do updates and it was taking such a long […]

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Netted bag

2018 Preview – Which crochet and knitting trends will be popular next year?

This blog post is looking at what could be popular next year and some of the projects I am hoping to make.  2017 has been about messy bun hats and anything to do with unicorns.

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Rose Gold Crochet Hooks

Christmas Crafty Gifts

Hello, I was very lucky and received some lovely crafty gifts this year for Christmas from my family. Wool and the Gang kits I have been wanting to try a kit from Wool and the gang for while so I asked Mam and Dad for this kit for Christmas. Zigazig shopper.  I can knit but only […]

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Blogmas Day 24

Blogmas Day 24 – Christmas Eve

Hello, I can’t believe today is the last day of blogmas.  Thank you for everyone who has been reading my blog over the year.  December has been a very quiet month for us but I am really looking forward to getting together with family over the next few days.  We never know how Oliver is […]

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Blogmas Day 24

Blogmas Day 23 – Relaxing day and crocheting a scarf

Hello, Today has been very relaxing (well apart from the usual housework and many many requests for food from the boys).    This morning I went round to see Mam for a few hours and we managed to do a bit of planning for next year, and also ordered some wool and dye as we […]

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Blogmas Day 22 – Mini squares and pattern testing

Blogmas Day 22 – Mini squares and pattern testing

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Blogmas Day 21

Blogmas Day 21 – My favourite project of 2017

Blogmas Day 21 – My favourite project of 2017

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Blogmas Day 20 – Not much progress

Hello, I always start the day by writing a to do list while having my coffee. I used to do this in my lovely bullet journal until Oliver got hold of it and drew pictures from the Room on the broom book on every page.  Next year I am really going to try and use […]

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Blogmas Catch up

Blogmas Days 17, 18 and 19 – Catch up

Blogmas Days 17, 18 and 19 – Catch up

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Blogmas Day 16

Blogmas Day 16 – Mince pies and Strictly final

Hello, Saturday morning generally starts with a big house tidy, I focussed on the kitchen today and sorted out all the school paperwork. Today was our annual pre Christmas family gathering where we have mince pies and a drink of Disaronno. Been busy making more gift tags. This afternoon I practiced some yoga and then […]

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