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Friday Faves – Up North

Well it’s official – we’re finally moving home!! My heart definitely belongs to Yorkshire, and as glad as we are to have experienced London we are completely ready to be going home and although a little scary cannot wait for the next chapter, and hopefully a better year to come. So to celebrate here are… Read more »

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Friday Faves – Lyrics

Following the closing ceremony for London 2012 last weekend and my Olympic withdrawal symptoms today’s top picks are all based on musical lyrics, as I choose what to listen on the way up North tonight: Vintage Designs Reborn – Beatles song pillow cover (feeling very proud to be British) Geezees Custom Canvas – Custom lyrics… Read more »

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Friday Faves – Samuel

Today’s post is dedicated to my friend Claire who had a baby boy on Wednesday, so today’s items are all chosen with the name Samuel in mind: Mary Jane’s tearoom – Samuel spring bunny pattern (such a cutie, and if I could knit I would be making this for baby Samuel) History of the heart… Read more »

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Friday Faves – Medalists

What else could today’s theme be other than the Olympics?? Don’t get me wrong, I’ve been as frustrated as most Londoners with the disruption and extra cost, but I am excited about it now and can’t wait to watch the opening ceremony tonight and then get cheering on team GB, and looking out for my… Read more »

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Friday Faves – Twitter Friends

As my Friday Faves is about sharing some of my fave creators I’d like to say a big thank you to all my twitter friends, old and new, who have supported me in the last difficult year and kept me sane when housebound and bed ridden for several months. Today I’d like to share with… Read more »

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Friday Faves – lucky or not?

Well it doesn’t happen all that often so today’s picks have to be about Fri 13th, whether you’re superstitious or not these finds from Luulla are good enough to buy any day of the week: Fairies sweet and fairies sour – Moonlight hijinks (Don’t let a black cat cross your path) Black mud studio –… Read more »

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Friday Faves – Gocco

After my very exciting Gocco workshop on Weds night (more to be revealed shortly) and whilst I still debate with myself whether to invest in a Gocco machine, I thought I would take my inspiration for today’s favourites from printed delights: Deebeale – Blue grey hares (This is an artist I have admired ever since… Read more »

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Friday Faves – home is where the heart is

I’m definitely a country bumpkin at heart and often struggle with London’s pace and busy spaces but I’m going ‘home’ for the weekend, that is back to Yorkshire to see my parents. You often take things for granted when they are on your doorstep, and we certainly haven’t made the most of London in the… Read more »

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Friday Faves – more soupers

It’s Friday again already, and this week has not been the most productive so I’ve spent a lot of time chatting to fellow Yorkshire craft soupers. I am choosing today’s Friday faves from more member of the group and as England are playing Sweden tonight, and whether you like football or not there’s no avoiding… Read more »