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Ausra’s Capelet

Hello everybody, I am so happy to show you my Entrelac Capelet. I have succeed to knit the Entrelac (it is the first time for me) and the capelet is so beautiful (and useful as it is still cold in the east of France). I prefer to close my capelet using the brooch.   Thank … Continued

Hayley’s looking cosy!

  Look at that gorgeous smiley face!  That is the face of a self-taught crocheter who has conquered a hat and mittens set LIKE A BOSS! Hayley says she is “beyond proud” and the only person in the UK who was happy with our bizarre Spring snow fall! Well Hayley we can see why!  It’s … Continued

Coming Soon!! Our Picnic by the River Blog….

We’re getting ready love hearts!  Behind the scenes it’s ALL happening (and by that I mean there are lots of biscuits being eaten and plans are being made and then more biscuits are being eaten.  Also tea is being drunk) Soon we will be posting our notes and experiences with making our Picnic by the … Continued

Ulli’s Gorgeous Wreath!

It is a delight to still see these completed beauties popping up! Ulli sent us this beautiful photo of her completed Advent wreath. It is absolutely gorgeous and was made using stash yarn Ulli had and our PDF version of the pattern! It’s just stunning Ulli, thank you for sharing!    

Anne’s Marvellous Mittens! (and Headband)

Yes yes, we know it’s not crochet but we don’t JUST do crochet you know!  What we’ve got here is a beautiful example from Anne of one of our earliest Little Boxes of Knitting: the mittens and headband from December 2019. Aren’t they absolutely gorgeous???  Not only is she a brilliant knitter but Anne is … Continued

Catherine’s Beautiful Decorations

We absolutely swooned when Catherine sent us photos of her amazing decorations – just look at these! Catherine made all the elements from the Advent Garland and added them into her existing decorations and we absolutely LOVE the result.  Not only that, we’re delighted to hear that the box itself is now an integral part … Continued

Karolin’s Gorgeous Cat (oh, and a little bit of crochet….)

We absolutely LOVE seeing your pets.  What a fortunate coincidence then that Karolin’s absolutely GORGEOUS cat, Mr Benedict, was in such a lovely position where we get to admire not only his fluffy magnificence, but also, Karolin’s wonderful Advent Garland.   We could not love this photo more Karolin – thank you so much for … Continued

Ausra and her Marvellous Mittens!

Our December 2020 box is proving to be a bit hit and we are LOVING your makes – we are also always delighted when you show us what you’ve done “with the the left overs” Ausra has created some beautiful mitts which match her cowl perfectly.  We’d love to write more but we’re off to … Continued

Juliette’s Magical Mantel!

We’ve been delighted to see the incredible photos of your finished Advent projects and this one from Juliette actually made us do a little squeal!  Look at it!  If that’s not something from next year’s Christmas card, we don’t know what is! Absolutely beautiful Juliette – and next year, we’re all coming to stay with … Continued

Andrea’s Beautiful Bunting!

The sun is shining and what better way to celebrate that than some beautiful beach bunting? Andrea sent us these amazing pictures of hers and we think they’re so beautiful that we want you to see them too! Little flags of cheer – we need more of these EVERYWHERE we think! Thanks Andrea – your … Continued