Monthly Archives: October 2012

Crochet Flowers

These little crochet flowers are now for sale, if you’re interested, drop me a line. I have some other in different colours as well. Advertisements

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Mary Poppins – Knitting Meet-up in Famalicão

Today is the first Knitting Meet-up in Vila Nova de Famalicão being held at a lovely location called Mary Poppins (address:Rua  S. João de Deus nº2, 4760-162 V. N. Famalicão, Tel. (+351) 915 512 804). It will start around 15.00 … Continue reading

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Ravelry

The place to check out if you’re a Knitter, Crocheter or Spinner. Plenty of inspiration to be found, friends to be made. 100% worth the visit: Ravelry. (sign up is free).

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Test Knit – Grass Socks

After the Oak Leaves Cardigan Test Knit I wasn’t going to sign up for any more test knits until finishing off some other projects, but then came along this Mystery Sock Test Knit and I just couldn’t resist. I was … Continue reading

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Sunset

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Test Knit – Oak Leaves Cardigan – Update

A little while back I posted that I was doing another cardigan test knit. The deadline was until September 30, 2012. I finished well ahead of time, and I actually would have finished a lot sooner if I’d had enough … Continue reading

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River Beach

The other beach that was fairly close to where we were staying was part ocean beach and part river beach. I mean to say that there was a river flowing into the ocean and there was a stretch of sand … Continue reading

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Stephen West’s 2012 Mystery KAL – Rockefeller

I never got around to post pictures of the clues as I finished them, so instead here are a couple of the finished item. I’ve yet to block it, but I’ve been using it non stop since finishing it on … Continue reading

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Jubela’s Art

A friend of mine goes to the Porto Bello in Porto (Praça Carlos Alberto) market every Saturday, except for when it’s raining. Two weeks ago, Fernanda and I went along to say hello. Just a sampling of the items she has … Continue reading

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Dessert Beach

One of the days we went to this Dessert Beach, basically there’s a dirt road of I don’t know how many kilometers with the very end of it going downhill. I wouldn’t want to be going down that road when … Continue reading

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