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The 9 Month Mandala

The 9 Month Mandala

One of the very last posts I wrote before my impromptu blog break was this one which recorded the start of my Mandala Madness project.

The Mandala Madness CAL  run by Helen of Crystals and Crochet  was an 18 week CAL. It took me double that time. Goodness knows how others managed it, but they did.

Helen actually made 3 in different colourways and gauges throughout the CAL.

I watched Helen’s Mandalas grow. And soon mine began to grow too. Read the rest of this entry

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Woolly fun at Yarndale

Woolly fun at Yarndale

We went to Yarndale, just the two of us, on the train. Our first festival of yarn.

We took banana bread to fill our bellies.

Banana bread, cooked (and burnt) the day before

Banana bread, cooked (and burnt) the day before

And crochet to occupy our fingers Read the rest of this entry

Mandalas for Yarndale

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Are you crocheting a Mandala for Yarndale 2014?

I kicked myself for missing last year’s festival of woolly delights at the end of the summer in Skipton. It’s definitely in my diary for this year.

It takes place on the 27th and 28th September and you can read all about it on the Yarndale site here.

Last year Lucy of Attic24 fame coordinated the coming together of crocheters to produce an amazing 6212 triangles for a jaw dropping bunting display.

The fabulous Yarndale bunting display

The fabulous Yarndale bunting display

Well, the bunting will be back this year but a new call has gone out. Read the rest of this entry

I have a plan

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I had a play with some 4 ply cotton yarn and my hook last night.Crochet cotton mandala
I have a plan for this, this weekend. Read the rest of this entry