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A second paradise and workshop with friends

We took off for France on the 8th of May, intending to stay at the vineyard for a week – we stayed for a month! No, it wasn’t just a case of watching the vines grow (although we did spend … Continue reading

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A blog at last…………… I’m sorry for the long absence it’s not as if there has been nothing to write about. A vineyard in France, a book being published, workshops a plenty, and what was the other thing? Ah, yes………. Eva … Continue reading

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12.01.14. A wet France, an Xmas box from the dustmen and a new project

Our first Sunday back from Christmas in France with our daughter and her extended French family. B and I have brought  terrifying ‘French’ colds back with us. Hardly surprising as the heavens were totally engaged with reviving the water table! I … Continue reading

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Home, wedding dress and radishes

  29/07/13 Home – not quite the journey I envisaged – doctor’s orders – I was to drive only three hours a day. The distance between my daughter’s home in the South of France and our home here in Norfolk … Continue reading

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16.06.13 New Design, Father’s Day and When in Rome………

On-line exhibition day 13 This tunic is a complete wardrobe staple, I wear it with boots, leggings and a black polo-neck in the dead of winter. It’s knitted in Manos  which is a lovely soft silk blend, but which must be … Continue reading

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27.04.13 Old Bones, Old Bags, Inappropriate Dress and Good Friends

Went to the Kings Head for lunch with my friend Margaret (the bravest woman I know) and her lovely husband. Then low and behold my other very, very, good friend Valerie (of bag fame) was there with an American friend. … Continue reading

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24.04.13 All work and very little play.

  An intense work day today, so a short blog. I finished Ann last night. I love this Rowan yarn (pure wool, D/K) it’s very soft and gives the garment some ‘drape’ giving me the exact effect I wanted. When one … Continue reading

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