Monthly Archives: "January 2016"

Church or Chapel?

Church or chapel? (Don’t worry – this is an aesthetic rather than a religious post). Welsh Nana’s family (despite coming from a mining village in the valleys) were C of E, and considered themselves ‘a cut above’ those who went to Chapel. In the end it came down to appearances – the fancy versus the

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The Tunisian Crochet Project

Tunisian Crochet is a hybrid beast, somewhere between knitting and crochet. It uses a long crochet hook, sometimes called an Afghan Hook (as Tunisian crochet is also sometimes called Afghan crochet). It has a stopper at the end. You work back and forwards along the hook – always working on the ‘right’ side. This post

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