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Thanks for your comments and visits, here are some recent photos, mostly from Sandymount and Phoenix park.

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This pattern, Jugendstil Brioche, is now available. Knit with Crazy Zauberball and Hedgehog sock yarn.


Some photos of Donnie enjoying the outdoors:







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A new piece of knitting with short rows, stacked stitches and stranding in Jamiesons Spindrift:

Some photos from Kerry, the wayside flowers are abundant in August, the tree ferns are at Dereen House and Gardens:




Some photos from Dublin:


Lady Evelyn Farquhar, painted by Sir John Lavery in 1906 (Sotheby’s):

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I’m working on a project with Dibadu’s silk yarn, this is my inspiration collage:

Walks:




at home:


Some textile inspiration:

Romeo Gigli:

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mossy oak:

lichen:


cabled bark:

beach:



sand patterns:

impressionist donnie:


mountain top:

currently knitting with Rennaissaince dyeing:

and Brooklyn Tweed:

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donnie had his first big outing at the weekend – here he is flying around on the wet grass at Kilmacurragh botanical gardens in Wicklow:
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kilmacurragh-donnie

some plants and knitting:
kilmacurragh-pink

kilmacurragh-leaf

kilmacurragh-flowers

kilmacurragh-daisy
kilmacurragh-red-flower
passion flower and fruit from the walled garden of Dublin’s museum of modern art:
passion-flower

passion-flower-and-fruit
fabulous zauberball at The Constant Knitter:
zauberball-constant-knitter

donnie-and-leaf
my palette of Brooklyn tweed loft – I’m doing some colorwork with it:
brooklyn-twills-colors
donnie-with-bike

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going to the vet for vaccinations:
donnie-before-vaccinations
disappearing in the garden to nibble and gnaw:
donnie-in-the-garden
donnie-proof fence:
donnie-in-the-garden-2
helping out with new pattern in West Yorkshire Spinners yarn:
donnie-and-jasper

jasper-lace-wys-donnie
variation of new pattern in Lang yarn:
jasper-lace-lang
blurry and unblocked:
lang-yarn-unblocked
Autumn colours:
autumn-rose

verbena-and-leaf

verbena-and-leaf-2

autumn-yellows

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hello donnie

Some pictures of new pack member donnie:
donnie

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donnie-03

donnie-04

donnie-05

donnie-06

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leaf:
leaf-01

leaf-02

leaf-03
colorshift yarn for a colourful project of Ottoman:
colorshift-ottoman
I’ve started using Instagram.

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Mountains:
dolomites 2

dolomites

flower italy

flower

flowers

mountain woodwork:
woodwork 01

woodwork 02

vineyards:
vineyards

Museo degli Usi e Costumi della Gente Trentina:

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museo 2

museo
museo 3

museo 4

museo 6

museo 7

museo 8

museo 10

Trento book 01

trento book 02

trento book
Trento museum:
Trento Museum

Trento museum 02

Bologna:

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Bologna 02
Bologna 06
Bologna 01

Bologna stazione

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Bologna 08
Bologna museum:
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Bologna Museum 01

Bologna Museum 02

Bologna Museum 03

Bologna Museum 04

Bologna Museum 05

Bologna museum 001
Bologna junk shop:
Bologna junk shop
African Market, Bologna:
African market Bologna

side trip to Ravenna:
Ravenna 01

Ravenna 02

Ravenna 03

Ravenna 04

Ravenna 05

Ravenna 06

Ravenna 07

souvenirs – Murano glasses looking at home in the drinks cabinet:
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murano glasses

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