Category Archives: colour

A Hazy Purple Summer

I haven’t written in a little while. Lots happening on all fronts and as I see the light at the end of 2011 I’m focusing on the important questions in life. Like, can you really have too many purple cardigans … Continue reading

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Fox Faces – Super Special Six Sock Club #5

Not quite have the same elegance as “chanel no. 5”, though these Fox Faces socks do have an elegance all their own.  I decided to combine the Fox Faces pattern by Nancy Bush from Super Special Six Sock Club #4 … Continue reading

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Spring Sewing Fever

I’ve lived in Sydney long enough to know that the little taste of spring that August can bring is just that. A taste. Nevertheless, it was enough to get me thinking about sewing projects, drapey fabrics and finally buying a … Continue reading

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Roses really are red

I’m so pleased with these “Evening Stockings” knee high socks. The yarn is Wollmeise Twin (80/20%, merino/nylon) in colourway Rosenrot, or rosered and indeed they are the colour of roses.  A few weeks ago, about the time I really got … Continue reading

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Happy Mother’s Day

This is the plate I presented to my mother on Mother’s Day 1980, I was 7 years of age. I remember drawing it inside the circle border (plate size) on the special piece of paper at school, that was then magically … Continue reading

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some days you need a little Wonder Woman

I love these! MAC have brought out a range of Wonder Woman themed cosmetics. Gimicky? Yes. Fun? Yes. Irresistable to anyone who was a Wonder Woman fan as a child? Absolutely not! But where I ask is the Lasso of Truth? Maybe Mala … Continue reading

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