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Monday, 14 October 2013

Knitting and Crochet Event!

I have been asked to publicise the following event, which I am delighted to do-A Celebration of Knitting and Crochet.
Come and join us on Saturday 19th October 2013
10am to 3pm
Accrington Library
St James St, Accrington, BB5 1NQ
Entry £3.00
Tea and cake provided (bring own lunch)
Display of handmade items.
Display of books to borrow.
Join in community knit and crochet projects.
Bring craft magazines to swap.
Bring your own project to work on.
Question and answer session.
See you there!

Regards, and thanks,
Melinda Jackson
Volunteer at Accrington Library

Saturday, 5 October 2013


Tomorrow is Wool Day at Helmshore Mills Textile Museum. Open from 12-5 with lots of woolly activities-spinning, weaving, felt making, knitting and crochet and cute little Ouissant sheep from Greenlands Farm!

Wednesday, 2 October 2013

More of Yarndale!

The lovely alpaca!



A great, busy, hectic, exhausting but exciting weekend at Yarndale, Skipton at the weekend. Photo taken before the hordes rushed in!
Met lots of lovely people, many of whom tried weaving for the first time. Very successful all round.