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A knitting manifesto

It has all got too much. Too much wool. Too many books about wool. Too many woolen presents. So I am taking a solemn vow that will include the following: ┬áNo more new wool acquisition – paid for or otherwise … Continue reading

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Swimming a scarf

It occurred to me during my 34th length of front crawl that I have been spending an inordinate amount of time counting very slowly… Whether it be rows of knitting or lengths of swimming I seem to spend a lot … Continue reading

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Alpaca Punch

The previous weekend brought about a spontaneous jolly to Toft Alpaca Farm. This had been inspired not only by a damp conversation with Why Not Alpaca stall-holders at Sedbergh Gala but also by a BBC documentary with a very puffy … Continue reading

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