My daughter L asked me to make a crochet bunting for her friend who is turning 8 on Friday so I decided to make a granny triangle bunting. I used Stylecraft Special DK which is 100% acrylic and a 4 mm crochet hook. I'm writing the pattern is UK terms. Ch= Chain (IT catenella) Tr= … Continue reading Granny triangles bunting
During this time of year the English countryside is filled with beautiful colours, from the different shades of greens to the stunning yellow rapeseed fields...I find it very peaceful and refreshing. Although I often get homesick and I find difficult to be in a foreign country, I feel very fortunate to live in such a … Continue reading Beautiful countryside
Today it rained all day long, it has been a very very wet day! This morning I came back home after the school run completely soaked and I thought: it's a perfect day for baking and crafting. I decided to bake a Lemon and Poppy Seed traybake, a Mary Berry recipe that never fails. Oggi … Continue reading It’s raining, it’s pouring
After a year thinking about starting my own blog, today, while I was gardening, I decided to do it! It takes a bit of courage because there are so many lovely blogs out there but I often found my self thinking: 'I could have posted this on my blog...' so here we are... This blog … Continue reading A day in the garden, a day to start my blog
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