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Bobbles

Last week the Scheepjes CAL 2017 finally started. Ever since I saw the photos of the finished ‘Hygge’ scarf I couldn’t wait to start making it. Besides being excited I was a bit apprehensive too, since I hadn’t really done any crochet-projects for the past 10 years or so, and the ones I had made…

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Showtime!

Yesterday, my mum and I attended the Handwerkbeurs in Zwolle. It is the largest needlecraft show in the Netherlands with about 220 exhibitors. This means it is just over half the size of the Knitting & Stitching show at Alexandra Palace which hosts about 400 exhibitors. However, both shows have a very different feel. Whereas the…

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Getting more organised

I really like having my craft supplies and tools all organised. There are many organisational tools out there, and I will be blogging about some of my favourites in future posts, but sometimes it is nice to make something yourself that really fits its purpose. Most of my embroidery threads are stored in DMC gold…

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New year, new blog

I have been meaning to revive my blog for ages, but I never seemed to really get around to it. However, as New Year’s resolutions go, I thought it would be a good one to finally take the plunge and make a new website and start to blog. As you can probably tell, the site is…

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