NEC, news and jobs
Good morning I can't believe that it is Tuesday again already, the days and weeks are flying by so quickly, is that a sign of growing old, I don't know. It just feels that I have lots to do and not time to fit it all in.
The Weather report
It does not look to good again today so I will just say sunshine and showers..... rubbish when I have lots of washing to dry.
We have decided to book a stand at the NEC in Birmingham for the November, Hobbycrafts show, stand details will follow later. Louise and I are going to try by ourselves for the first time, leaving Phil at home. I know that we have lots of followers who were disappointed that we were going to miss a few shows because Phil was asked to work full-time for another year. I am looking forward to seeing our friends and customers again.
I have lots of new designs ready that you won't have seen at Birmingham and many more in the pipeline.
Fill in forms for Birmingham - done
Send them back - done
Blog for this week - doing - done
Washing in - done
Pay Stylecraft bill - to do
Ironing - to do
Type up some patterns - to do
Find a home for the yarn that arrived yesterday - to do
Crochet more squares - ongoing
Make a start on tidying the house loft - ongoing or should I say never-ending
We were away last week, staying at a lovely house in the village of Welburn in Yorkshire. Welburn is a small village near Castle Howard, the village has a bakery, called Leaf and Loaf. I think that we were all a few pounds heavier because of the wonderful pastries and breads that they made there. We can recommend that you try the date loaf and the vegetarian rolls. It was lovely to just have a short walk there to collect the freshly made bread.
Our daughters and their husbands and our grandchildren were with us as well. The boys made themselves at home straight away, choosing their rooms before Louise and I arrived. The weather was mixed but we still managed to get sunburnt in the garden. We took so many balls and games for in the garden, it looked like a sports ground.
I made a start on an new long project, working squares while I was away, I need to make 42 different ones and have not reached halfway yet.
I had a super day yesterday my friend Joanne came for the day and we sat and put the world to rights while crocheting, chatting and eating.
Joanne was finishing a baby blanket and guess what, I was making squares.
New Colours Head over Heels
We are now stocking 2 more colours of Stylecraft Head over Heels, in Wool to your door
We have the 3 new colours and Eiger and Sugar Loaf
It is a beautiful sock yarn with 75% wool and 25% nylon - 100grams for £6.40
New Pattern will be available soon for Hazel the Witch
She has gone to be tested and I hope she will be ready soon
Crochet Workshop in Stockton on Tees
I am having a crochet workshop on Friday 4th August 2017
I can help with any problem pattern or teach some new stitches or designs, I have lots of my patterns and books to browse through.
I charge £12 for the day from 10am till 3pm you are welcome to come and join us.
Please email: email@example.com for details or ring 07854932288
I suppose I better get on with the list of jobs there are still lots to do, I don't really want to start any of them today, but I must..... sigh.....
Talk to you all again next week