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Australia Day Giveaway

Posted by alison miller on

  As a thank you for the awesome support over the last couple of months I've decided to hold a giveaway for Australia day, I feel like we all need a pick me up!     I am going to give away two, yes, TWO of my mystery grab bags in sock weight yarn to a couple of lucky customers.     To enter all you must do is to have made a purchase of ANY size from the store, since January first.     This means if you’ve already made a purchase this month YOU ARE ALREADY ENTERED -...

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An open letter about covid.

Posted by alison miller on

This is exceptionally long but I had an awful lot to say on this subject, some of you may disagree with my opinions and statements written below, however please see the TL : DR for what you can do with that. An open letter about covid. Preface Six hundred and ninety-one days ago the first reported case of covid 19 was reported. Since that date 5.1 million people have lost their lives worldwide. There have also been over 257million cases reported worldwide. Just yesterday 577 thousand new people were diagnosed with covid 19. Just yesterday 7255 people lost their life...

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The revamp

Posted by alison miller on

        Hey yall after a long hiatus I am getting myself back online, The pandemic and its assorted issues really took its toll on me and my anxiety so I had to just... cut out for a while. A few months ago I was finally diagnosed with ADHD which is the main root cause of my anxiety and why everything at all times has felt like a marathon and my joy was gone. Now I'm medicated and the world is less scary I would like to be the first to admit my email box scared me. especially...

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SWEATER WEATHER!

Posted by alison miller on

Yesterday was the 10th anniversary of me setting foot in Australia and being with my husband so we took some time out and di absolutely nothing together and it was awesome. What I noticed though was, it is definitely FINALLY sweater weather down here in the Southern hemisphere! So with that in mind lets have some free sweater patterns on the bit-late-Saturday-now-Sunday-for-this-week blog! via GIPHY   This first one is exactly the kind of sweater I think of when I think of winter it looks cosy and snug and chunky Its called Metropolis by Tanis Lavallee. Its knit in a chunky...

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Celebrating mothers everywhere with free patterns and a yummy recipe!

Posted by alison miller on

Whether you have one you love, related or not, or are a mother or mother figure to someone, tomorrows about you and your mother figures. With that in mind Im choosing a few free patterns you can either lay as a promise to ma that you'll make her or note down and make for yourself as frankly, we all deserve something nice, especially right now. This first one is pretty self-explanatory as to why I chose it. Its the wonder woman wrap by Carissa Browning knit in 2 or 3 colours of fingering.  add this superhero cape to your wardrobe and...

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