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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 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 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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Edinburgh

After a quick commute on the tube we arrived early for coffee at Kings Cross Station on Friday for our train trip north to Edinburgh. mini harbour bridge in Newcastle We had great seats on the train and had a … Continue reading

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