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Life Events and Possibility of Some Delays to Service

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As a sole trader, events tend to have an impact on all aspects of your life. This year has been unexpected in that my husband and I found out we were pregnant (on New Years Eve no  less) – a surprise all round! Whilst I have been steadily working away at this website and business, […]

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New Knitting Pattern for Caption Competition

coming soon be added shortly Apologies for the delay, we’ll get something up for you very soon xxx

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Free Gift with Every Purchase to Celebrate the Queens Jubilee!


So you may or may not be into the monarchy. Let’s not get into a debate about that! However, either way it’s time to celebrate the fact that we have a long four day holiday weekend coming up. Hoorah! Let’s hope the sunshine continues – according to the BBC website it looks fairly hopeful at […]

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Caption Competition Number 11 – Monkeys Tea Party?

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I don’t know about you, but I am a bit flummoxed with the weather at the moment. One minute I’m wearing a summer dress, the next I’m digging my knitwear back out. The hose-pipe ban is being introduced and then it starts pouring down. When we were small and the sun came out, it rained […]

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Caption Competition Number 6 – Winter Vest

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  Thanks to all of you for entering the latest caption competition. Again, we’ve been wowed by your creativity and tickled by your humour. As every, this makes judging a very difficult process.  This time, the Tipper family acted as our independent judges. They found it difficult to choose between two entries – that of […]

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Knitting Caption Competition Number 5 – Cosy Time!

All in one winter knit

Well done Rowena for being picked as the winner of Caption Competition Number 4 – your special vintage prize is winging it’s way to you. Oooh isn’t it terrible! The cold has started creeping in, and the woolly jumpers have made an appearance back in my wardrobe. Don’t despair though, as apart from a few […]

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Knitting Pattern Caption Competition Number 1 – Get Creative!

Caption Competition Number 1

So then, vintage knitting patterns: they are either very cool, very kitsch or super ridiculous….And most times begging for a caption.. This is where you come in… I’m going to regularly post up a new knitting pattern, and your task is to come up with the wittiest caption. Keep it (relatively) clean, innuendo is allowed […]

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