Tag Archives: 2015

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 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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Edinburgh and Glasgow then on to Aberdeen

Monday was sort of a slower day – that was what was intended but all good plans go astray in some way or another.  We woke to rain and a slower start with a coffee at our now favourite Wellington … Continue reading

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Stitch in time

Sunday saw us down at the train station off for an adventure over the water.  Actually we got up , knitted, had a few cups of tea, knitted some more, a coffee, bit more knitting, put on some washing and … Continue reading

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