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Lucy @ Attic24
I'm a creative stay-home Mummy with 3 children, living my colourful life in the North of England.
Interests: gardening, homemaking, textiles, sewing, walking, baking, crochet, camping, houses, decorating, picnics, seaside
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I don't know about you, but I feel as if it's hardly any time at all since I started out on my Woodland Walk. Yet here we are five weeks later, preparing to complete the last set of stripes. Has... Continue reading
Posted Feb 8, 2018 at Attic24
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As much as I love and adore crocheting blankets and am passionate about designing and making them, there are definitely times when a quick, creative fix is needed. Oddly enough, I mostly get hit by the urge to drop everything... Continue reading
Posted Feb 6, 2018 at Attic24
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Well, another Friday has rolled around and it's Woodland O'clock all around the world - that very thought makes me smile huge and wide!!! I love thinking about the Worldwide Woodland community that has evolved around this humble blanket, we... Continue reading
Posted Feb 1, 2018 at Attic24
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There's no getting away from it - these early months of the year can be pretty hard going and honestly, I do find them a struggle. We've had soooooooooooooo many endless grey wet days in January, but nevertheless I am... Continue reading
Posted Jan 31, 2018 at Attic24
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Good morning Woodlanders! I wonder how you are all doing and how your week has been? I really hope you've been enjoying your growing blanket and swooning just a little bit over the colours and the way those curvy ripples... Continue reading
Posted Jan 26, 2018 at Attic24
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Helllloooooo and good morning to all my lovely fellow Woodland Wanderers!!! How've you all been doing? I've been busy doing admin and accounts this week which has been necessary but really rather taxing (literally!) and time consuming. I've been so... Continue reading
Posted Jan 18, 2018 at Attic24
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Typepad HTML Email Hello MaryJo Somebody taught me something new this week – select the text you want to print (left click with the mouse and drag), then right click the mouse and select print from the menu. It works a treat! Hope that helps, #Lucyxx
Toggle Commented Jan 18, 2018 on Woodland Ripple at Attic24
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Typepad HTML Email Hi Andrea ✿ The finished bag measures approximately 26cm x 28cm (not including the handle). You could make it smaller by using dk weight yarn and a 3.5mm hook. Or you could reduce the number of rounds in the base (make a smaller oval). Have fun! xx
Toggle Commented Jan 15, 2018 on Floral Weekend Bag :: Ta-dah! at Attic24
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You might remember me mentioning at the end of last year that I'd made myself a new Weekend Bag? Well yesterday I finally got around to stitching on the magnetic closure so now that my bag is no longer a... Continue reading
Posted Jan 15, 2018 at Attic24
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Good morning my lovelies, and how has your week been? Mine has been a bit of a slog to be honest as I'm still struggling to beat off the germs, but I'm not complaining (well not all that much) and... Continue reading
Posted Jan 12, 2018 at Attic24
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January here in the Attic always comes with a feeling of celebration combined with a large dose of personal emotion as we celebrate Little B's birthday at the beginning of the month. Although to be fair, I think I'm the... Continue reading
Posted Jan 10, 2018 at Attic24
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Good morning to you all, and welcome to what I hope will be a very happy, creative and inspirational Woodland Walk that we're about to set off on together. I absolutely love the beginning of a new blanket journey, it... Continue reading
Posted Jan 5, 2018 at Attic24
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It's hard to believe that Christmas only happened a little over a week ago as it already seems so far behind us, but I suppose it was last year now wasn't it?! We had a truly lovely Christmas Day with... Continue reading
Posted Jan 3, 2018 at Attic24
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I'm so happy I've managed to find time to pop into the Attic for a quick catch up and have a chat before Christmas, I've just not had the time or energy to sit at my desk since I got... Continue reading
Posted Dec 24, 2017 at Attic24
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Today marks exactly three weeks until the Woodland CAL begins. That's only 21 days, or 504 hours, or 30,240 minutes, so you see it's not very long to wait at all!! There is still time to gather your yarn and... Continue reading
Posted Dec 15, 2017 at Attic24
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🍁 Loving the low, low sun in the sky as we walk to school in the mornings, the very golden-ness of it is really uplifting. I've found that if I walk sloooowly down the hill instead of racing like a... Continue reading
Posted Dec 13, 2017 at Attic24
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Hello, and welcome to the second of my Making The Seasons posts. This is me joining with my friend Gillian at Tales From a Happy House whilst we indulge in a little bit of gentle, therapeutic creativity inspired by the... Continue reading
Posted Dec 7, 2017 at Attic24
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Hello my lovelies.....I'm just popping in quietly to let you know that I'm alright but I'm having a tough ol' week. My laptop suddenly stopped working, deciding to sport a bit of a pinstripe look across the screen and refusing... Continue reading
Posted Dec 6, 2017 at Attic24
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These days I don't tend to do very much commission work for magazines, but every so often I get asked and if the idea fits with me at the time then I do enjoy the challenge. Sometimes I'm asked to... Continue reading
Posted Nov 27, 2017 at Attic24
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🍁 Up until this week, November has been a beauty. My hillside view has a faded, slumbering autumnal look about it which I find very peaceful when the sky is blue. But when all is wet and grey like it... Continue reading
Posted Nov 22, 2017 at Attic24
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We've enjoyed the most glorious, feel-good autumn day here in my patch, a real stunner. We woke up to frost and ice and below-freezing temperatures, but with a clear blue sky and the promise of sunshine we decided that there... Continue reading
Posted Nov 19, 2017 at Attic24
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Hello my lovelies, and welcome to a rather delightful, picture-filled, leaf-inspired blog post. I'm so happy that you've popped into the Attic today to join me as we set out on our Woodland Walk - I've been waiting for you!... Continue reading
Posted Nov 15, 2017 at Attic24
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🍁 Loving our morning walks to school, even on days like today when the temperature dropped to a chilly one degree above freezing. We chat to the ducks and swans, and take in the ever-changing boats that come and go... Continue reading
Posted Nov 13, 2017 at Attic24
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I've been so excited to write this blog post and share with you my latest find which came to me (as most great discoveries do) via a round about blog trail I found myself on a few weeks ago. You... Continue reading
Posted Nov 9, 2017 at Attic24
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We've been enjoying some stunning seasonal weather here of late, with the sort of bright, crisp, cold sunny days that make Autumn feel like a true pleasure. When just such a day happens to be a Sunday, well, it would... Continue reading
Posted Nov 6, 2017 at Attic24
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