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5 Pub-Perfect Crochet Patterns

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5 Pub-Perfect Crochet Patterns

  One of the best things about crochet is that it is perfect for pub-crafting. Once you've mastered the feel of the stitches it is entirely possible to maintain good crochet along with good beer. Just make sure the project you take out with you has lots of simple repeats in case you get a bit carried away. Here are a few that will keep you going while the drinks are flowing: Cherry Blooms Stole - located here on Ravelry Now I wouldn't normally endorse the use of lace when pub-crafting after my whole Byatt Shawl lace debacle after a...

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David Bowie And The Wool Kitchen

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David Bowie And The Wool Kitchen

“I can never remember not knitting,” says Helen who is The Wool Kitchen, “I knit every day and while I used to be desperate to get to the end, I’ve learned to like the process more. I don’t know if it is because I knit my own yarn.” The Wool Kitchen started two years ago when Helen found herself working at a job she didn’t love, which wasn’t meeting her needs as an artist or as a mother. Instead, she set up The Wool Kitchen, which is now well on its way to become a cult-yarn. Helen is originally from...

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Q&A with Mini Geek Boutique

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Q&A with Mini Geek Boutique

Mini Geek Boutique created the fantastic David Meowie mirrors that came in with our January kits. We caught up with shop owner, Tracey to ask her about her business and of course, Bowie. Hello Tracey. Thank you for chatting with us. When did you start minigeekboutique and why? I started Mini Geek three and a half years ago when I wanted some unique geeky clothing for my son. We all love comics and we can by marvel and DC stuff at high street stores but I wanted something hat reflected more than just comics, science, space, computing, and so I...

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