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this girl likes bags

last month I decided to organise some of the random skeins of solids I had in my stash. I also came up with a plan. – – – I had a bunch of Anchor left from my previous Operation Bobbination in April, a few skeins of Madeira I got with magazines (or ages ago while…… Continue reading this girl likes bags

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the How To series – kitting up with hand dyed threads and floss storage pt. 1

this is probably a more interesting read for you, because I kit up with hand dyed threads ALL THE TIME. 😀 I just find it easier to get the colour right from a hand dyed thread rather than 4–5 solids; it just matches the way my brain work, I guess. 🙂 now, with time I developed a different method according to…… Continue reading the How To series – kitting up with hand dyed threads and floss storage pt. 1

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Chapter fifty-three – Hooked

previously on the grey tail: posted a couple of cool recipes. – – – after all this eating stuff, it’s time to make things right. off with the kitty pictures. 😀 – – – on the stitching front, not so much stitching really. I took out my crochet yarn and got seriously hooked. I spent an entire…… Continue reading Chapter fifty-three – Hooked

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Chapter nineteen – The boxes

previously on The grey tail: I spent some of the hermitting weekend accomplishing my very first handmade scissor fob with the finished travelling pattern that is now finished-finished. win win. – – – while rummaging through my pile of stash looking for the right fabrics for the Travelling Bunny, I found a couple of things I never…… Continue reading Chapter nineteen – The boxes

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the tails, the stuff and the (no longer) mess

it took me a while to get back on track, or at least feel like there’s a track to get back on.. I knew this would be hard, but I didn’t expect dreams.. not so many, nor I thought I’d still wake up in the middle of the night wondering if the old lad had…… Continue reading the tails, the stuff and the (no longer) mess

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here comes the rain

this morning I woke up and for the first time in weeks I didn’t need a shower already! 😀 looks like the infamous water bomb is coming today, right on schedule! 😉 there’s only a light rain right now, and I took a break from Patches of Life to blog a little.. you know I…… Continue reading here comes the rain