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The Stitchy Podcast – episode 3

Dear oh dear – there was a lot of waffle and digression in this one… Links and info to accompany the podcast – Socks Sugar Frost socks IG: @vanillawool  Yarn – Regia Tweed  4PLY Thérèse socks Same pattern as above  Yarn – my Thérèse yarn Kitchener stitch tag IG: @hedgerowyarns Stripy socks – West Yorkshire Spinner yarn – WYS Signature 4 Ply.…

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Flower Power for Marie Curie

I am so pleased to be involved with the lovely Sarah @sherlock_knits in her bid to raise money for Marie Curie via her #slighltbonkersidea -The Flower Power Fund – @flowerpowerfund As you may be aware – Marie Curie provides nursing care to people with terminal illnesses across the UK, as well as support for family and friends. Sarah’s slightly bonkers idea…

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A little hand embroidery…

Embroidery increasingly occupies my days. There is something so therapeutic about putting little stitches onto fabric. When that fabric is a beautiful soft vintage linen, it’s even better. When that vintage linen is already beautifully embroidered, it’s a dream. Wondering whose hands embroidered this linen all those years ago occupies my thoughts as I add new stitches to the fabric.…

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