Needles, what needles?

I am doing it without needles.  Doing what without needles?  Giving injections? Taking blood?  Acupuncture without needles – now that makes no sense at all (though apparently it is called acupressure – whoops!).  No, I am talking about the mad new trend emerging.  I did not even realise it was a trend, or that I…

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West Yorkshire Spinners

One of my lovely staff has been overseas largely for work but with a touch of holiday squeezed in.  By random accident we found out that we are both plyers of the conversion of wool into artefacts (she far more adept than I, I must say).  Today was her first day back and she handed me this blue bag…

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Shrug – clothing and shoulders!

I am knitting a shrug for my little girl.  I also have to admit to a bashful shrug of my shoulders. I have been knitting on and off for decades now, as in plural  But, and here goes, I have never been a strong fan of actually sewing up knitted items.  And even more put…

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