Tag Archives: Botany Lace

Out of hibernation

In 2016 I went to the British Wool Show near York – it’s on again in August – and came home with two skeins of Araucania’s Botany Lace merino in mottled shades of orange. Despite the name, this isn’t a … Continue reading

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Studs for beginners

Leather mirror case I have a little handbag mirror that I’ve had since forever, but the hinge of its plastic case broke with the result that the lid kept coming adrift from the mirror part.  Without the lid to protect … Continue reading

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