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Hove, East Sussex
I'm a designer and writer, now happily retired from the daily grind and busy doing my own thing.
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I haven't read that one - will investigate!
Toggle Commented 2 days ago on Best of 2017, part one at Wibbo's Words
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Best audiobook of 2017 has to be The Mists of Avalon by Marion Zimmer Bradley, all 50 hours of it, even though I've read the book several times before. Ignore the rubbish cover, this is a wonderful retelling of the... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Wibbo's Words
You should now be able to look at Wibbo's Words on your mobile and tablet. The design isn't quite right yet; I need to do more fiddling with the banner and I'm not sure about the colour scheme.... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Wibbo's Words
You're welcome and thank you for buying the pattern!
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I'm running a promotion in my Ravelry store from today until midnight GMT on November 20. Use the code HOVE to save £1.00 on my Hove, Actually pattern download. Continue reading
Posted Nov 15, 2017 at Wibbo's Words
Mysteria, my new design, is now available to buy on Ravelry. There's a 15% off promotion running from today, November 6, to November 13 using the coupon code Leppard. Continue reading
Posted Nov 6, 2017 at Wibbo's Words
Thanks Julie! xx
Toggle Commented Oct 20, 2017 on Hello Mysteria! at Wibbo's Words
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My newest design, Mysteria, is almost ready for release. Here's a sneak peek: More soon..... Continue reading
Posted Oct 20, 2017 at Wibbo's Words
Thank you Julie! xx
Toggle Commented Oct 17, 2017 on Hove, Actually at Wibbo's Words
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I've just released a new knitting pattern for sale on Ravelry. Called Hove, Actually, it features three sizes of ribbed fingerless mittens. All sizes have been test knitted and the pattern has been tech edited. Continue reading
Posted Oct 16, 2017 at Wibbo's Words
Yes, I'm still here and there has been knitting. Lots of knitting. A couple of Find Your Fade shawls (Rav link) - the first was planned and was a 50th birthday present. After complaining bitterly to myself about all that... Continue reading
Posted Sep 29, 2017 at Wibbo's Words
You can ask your question here Nancy or email me on wibbos (dot) words at yahoo (dot) co (dot) uk if that's easier.
Toggle Commented Aug 11, 2017 on Now, where was I? at Wibbo's Words
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Hi Jo, I've just emailed you!
Toggle Commented May 19, 2017 on Scandinavian Red & White at Tom Pudding Designs
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I seem to remember saying something about blogging more here I am. Hove has been looking lovely lately although today's weather is typical for a bank holiday - grey. Photos were taken last week- top one is Adelaide Crescent... Continue reading
Posted May 1, 2017 at Wibbo's Words
Hi Carol, I'm fine thank you. Trying to get back into the blogging habit but get sidetracked by Instagram as it's so much quicker! Hope all's well in your world xx
Toggle Commented Mar 31, 2017 on The greens are done... at Wibbo's Words
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Almost done! I still have a couple of small cushions to cover with crochet (you can see one of the cushion pads below the lamp) then I'm back to my Big Knitting Project, Celestarium (Rav link). Continue reading
Posted Feb 24, 2017 at Wibbo's Words
I started making this blanket in August 2008 and finished working the edging yesterday. That's an awfully long time from being a WIP (Work in Progress) to an FO (Finished Object). Here it is today: Continue reading
Posted Feb 20, 2017 at Wibbo's Words
Mine came from a lovely new plant shop in Brighton called Spider Plant Shop. Lots of old favourites as well as plants I haven't seen before. You'll have to plan another visit!
Toggle Commented Aug 14, 2016 on Technology :o( at Wibbo's Words
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I'm back. What with getting to grips with a new Windows 10 laptop and my camera dying, technology has been a little difficult lately. Other things have been flourishing in the new flat so here's a very pretty stripey Tradescantia... Continue reading
Posted Aug 13, 2016 at Wibbo's Words
Thanks Brigid! I'm liking the new flat very much :o)
Toggle Commented Jun 21, 2016 on The Faithful Companion, 2000-2016 at Wibbo's Words
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Hi Janne! Thank you for your comments and I'm happy for you to stitch this design to make cards for your friends. Jan :o)
Toggle Commented Apr 12, 2016 on Valentine Blackwork at Tom Pudding Designs
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Flossie enjoying her favourite thing - sleeping in the sunshine. Continue reading
Posted Feb 24, 2016 at Wibbo's Words
Let's see - I like the new flat although I still have lots of boxes to unpack. I expect this will take me well into next year. I have another couple of weeks before my new bed arrives (looking forward... Continue reading
Posted Dec 24, 2015 at Wibbo's Words
I'm moving house tomorrow! I won't have broadband for a couple of weeks so back soon.... Continue reading
Posted Nov 9, 2015 at Wibbo's Words