Monthly Archives: August 2015

New Doggy Friends

For a while now I’ve been joining a group of people who get together at the end of the afternoon at the local park with their dogs, so that they can all play together. I’d seen them on my walks … Continue reading

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Phoenix Hat

Another test knit completed earlier this year in June this time, and I can’t remember if I showed it off here or not, so here goes. The Phoenix Hat is now available on Ravelry. All proceeds of the sale of … Continue reading

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Britta

Back in February of this year I got the opportunity to do a test a sweater pattern for Hanna Maciejewska. I’d applied for an adult sweater, but alas my size was already spoken for, however, Hanna asked if I’d be interested … Continue reading

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Out & About – Maia

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Serralves – Part 3 – Artwork by Kids

Serralves often hosts a special exhibit of artwork created by kids. These are some of the pictures I took during my last visit there.

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Botanical Gardens in Porto – Part 2

Some more photos taken at the Botanical Gardens in Porto. The photo above shows a Giant Bird of Paradise plant, unfortunately it wasn’t in flower at the time.  

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Ovelha Negra’s Summer KAL

Ovelha Negra decided to do a KAL to promote their recently released Olívia yarn. They decided on the lovely top by La Maison Rililie, SpliTTop. At first I didn’t know if I was going to join the KAL or not, as … Continue reading

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Botanical Gardens in Porto – Part 1

Last month, Ovelha Negra organized a guided tour of the Botanical Gardens in Porto, followed by a picnic and the start of a KAL (more on that in another post). It was a great morning spent learning about the Botanical … Continue reading

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Serralves – Part 2

Some more photos from my recent visit to Serralves.

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Presents from South Africa

Even though my Birthday was 2 months ago, I still keep receiving gifts. Thank you Justine for making me this lovely scarf and earrings, I love them 🙂

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