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post script to travel part 2

what knitting to take on a trip when you are a knitter 1.something on the needles 2. something to cast on 3.NOTHING ELSE especially if you are on a knitting adventure as there will be plenty of opportunity to get … Continue reading

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post script to travel part 1

the various high jinx dressup as they happened bus to loop after finding out we had a new PM – look at those happy faces….. Somehow on our first day together Pru and I stumbled across a dress up box … Continue reading

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Day 9 loose that Sunday and further in transit home

  Arriving in Aberdeen we had a leisurely breakfast and made our way to the train station to leave our bags for the day We headed up to Scottesque to check on the kilt progress then found a great shop … Continue reading

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Day 8 – where all good things come to an end and the epic trip home begins

We got up really early as Diewke had an early flight and Gudrun drove her into the airport so a 5.45am wakeup and cups of tea were made. It was the first real windy day and great to capture the … Continue reading

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Day 7 – not wanting it to end or where we are let loose in Lerwick

Free day today – where Pru and I had booked into classes on the open Wool Week program   We started the day early dropping Mary Jane off to her class and the headed over the the wool week hub … Continue reading

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Day 6 – where there is more knitting and even more knitting but never enough knitting

Day 6 was an exciting day as we had a class with the most incredible Gudrun Johnson who as a Shetlander refer to my day 5 post is as modest as the best of them.  We had the choice of … Continue reading

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Day 5 – what would Kate do….or how to make a knitter’s day

We started day 5 with a leisurely start of a walk to the red phone box which led to high jinx and revelry.      After calming down from the giggles we were then taken on the next adventure of the … Continue reading

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Day 4 – Classes and adventures

Day 4 we had a morning class with Mary Jane working with the colourbox colors and making a wrist warmer – we talked colour theory, hues and tones and I learnt heaps in this class – actually enough to know … Continue reading

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Day 3 walk and homework

This is where I post photos of our evening walk which became a daily routine for a few of us – it was so good to see the changing landscape – Mary Jane had also asked us to look at … Continue reading

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Day 1-3 of the #Grandsheltandadventure

                                                   Friday morning both Pru & I got up bright and early to go for a long walk after a delicious breakfast of porridge, coffee, toast, marmalade … Continue reading

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