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Kate Selene
Hay on Wye
Hello! I originally trained as a jeweller but over the years colour has crept into my work. I love to work with yarn, fabric, paint and metal to make objects that I want to wear and surround myself with.
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So I have been away from my blog for a little while, I must confess, I have been living my creative life on Instagram! I have made so much stuff over such a small space of time and I have... Continue reading
Posted May 16, 2014 at Kate Selene
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Well thats how my mum refers to these colours, red and white, my favourite!! About two weeks ago I started this blanket and the first thing my mum did was look at me suspiciously and say 'red and white hmmmmm',... Continue reading
Posted Mar 29, 2014 at Kate Selene
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Its been about pincushions lately, lots and lots of them, I mean lots of them!! I made one for Phillipa and I just couldn't stop! I had never made these types of pin cushions before and they really are so... Continue reading
Posted Mar 14, 2014 at Kate Selene
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Why hello!! I have been quiet here on the blog front but I have definitely not been quiet on the crafting!! The recovery is going really well and life as I know it has returned to some sort of normality!... Continue reading
Posted Mar 2, 2014 at Kate Selene
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Happy New year!! I have had a little break from the world recently, I never did manage to make it to my Christmas stall ( it would have been super I just know it) or make any christmas gifts (... Continue reading
Posted Jan 7, 2014 at Kate Selene
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It really has been quite fast paced these last few months of my maternity leave, it was only a matter of time before I return to teaching at Hereford, and what a return it has been! Over the summer Hereford... Continue reading
Posted Nov 17, 2013 at Kate Selene
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This week has been full on! We have had furniture delivered which was very exciting and visitors with lots of tea and muffins, lots of moving furniture and re-organising rooms, but today im feeling it! I feel pants! I haven't... Continue reading
Posted Oct 6, 2013 at Kate Selene
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Its been a while since the last post, but it has been anything but quiet here at The Farm. Minnie has really started to get busy so squeezing in the making has become quite a challenge, but it really does... Continue reading
Posted Sep 26, 2013 at Kate Selene
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I have been busy busy busy, second batch of jewellery off to a shop, this one is on its way to Frome as soon as they are out of the polisher. Its been really fun getting back in with the... Continue reading
Posted Aug 29, 2013 at Kate Selene
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Aaaaaaahhh sewing, I have missed you!! I have decided to do a craft stall in December, which means stock!! Stock I always leave until last minute to produce. Not this year! One thing I have definitely leaned how to do... Continue reading
Posted Aug 23, 2013 at Kate Selene
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This week has just flown by, and I haven't really done too much, well it doesn't feel that way anyway, as this week I have just been making the most of our house, its veg patches, flowers and fruit. Minnie... Continue reading
Posted Aug 9, 2013 at Kate Selene
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And indeed it was! I spent the weekends at my Mums and we had dedicated some time to going into the attic to retrieve some bits and pieces from when I was a baby. It was a very fruitful few... Continue reading
Posted Aug 1, 2013 at Kate Selene
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You will be pleased to know that crochet has definitely become my downtime. Iv been lucky and had quite a bit of time to get back into my crafty ways, i also spent a few days with my parents so... Continue reading
Posted Jul 1, 2013 at Kate Selene
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Oooooh iv been getting excited about crochet! Iv been having lots of small chunks of time here and there and I have been working up to the next project......... I have no idea what it will be so in the... Continue reading
Posted Jun 23, 2013 at Kate Selene
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We had a busy day yesterday, both of us were home and there were loads of jobs to get done. The veg patch has turned into a jungle within days due to the rain we have had, and we had... Continue reading
Posted Jun 19, 2013 at Kate Selene
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So today we had more visits, Del came over for some cuddles and to give me the low down on the gossip, which was definitely worth the wait! It was great to hear about all the work that has gone... Continue reading
Posted Jun 13, 2013 at Kate Selene
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It has taken a while to get round to this post but in my defence its been very busy of late! Our little sprog Minnie, arrived a week after her due date at a good 7lb 7 on the 23rd... Continue reading
Posted Jun 12, 2013 at Kate Selene
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Well, this is day two over the due date, and not that Im wanting this sprog to hurry up but I am a little concerned about how much stuff I'm going to make and clean before the little one arrives!... Continue reading
Posted May 18, 2013 at Kate Selene
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So the weekend proved to be very productive! We had lots of time relaxing and also a busy time in the workshop for both of us. I finished the last order on the books so that makes it easier, I... Continue reading
Posted May 13, 2013 at Kate Selene
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So whilst thinking of projects that I can keep making once sprog arrives ( Im being very optimistic here!) I arrived at a granny square pattern for bunting! I cant think why I have never thought of it before, I... Continue reading
Posted May 11, 2013 at Kate Selene
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I really lost all energy today, I don't know where it all went, I even could have fallen asleep on the way home from mum and dads last night! So today I took it slowly! We went to Hay for... Continue reading
Posted May 8, 2013 at Kate Selene
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Well my maternity leave has started at what seems like the perfect time with this gorgeous weather!! So I have been out in the garden sorting out the herb garden, doing a bit of weeding and of course lounging on... Continue reading
Posted May 7, 2013 at Kate Selene
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I finished my scarf in good time! It was really nippy out this morning and I popped it in the tumble drier to soften it up a little before I wore it! This was finished off in not the nice... Continue reading
Posted May 2, 2013 at Kate Selene
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What a weekend!! I love having weekends where you do loads of things and see lots of people! And this was definitely one of them! We made a good start on the garden on Saturday morning, I made the wigwams... Continue reading
Posted Apr 30, 2013 at Kate Selene
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So theres currently no sign of slowing down, even though the bump is definitely getting in the way of sitting down at the bench for extended periods of time! I am just getting through the last of my work which... Continue reading
Posted Apr 24, 2013 at Kate Selene