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magnolia leaf with kilim and plates:
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leaf-and-plate
the background in this one is a glimpse of the mystery KAL project:
leaf-and-mystery
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Phoenix Park:
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leaves

feather-and-donnie

feather

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donnie-and-leaf

trip to wicklow:
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wicklow

frosty grass:
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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:
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kilmacurragh-leaf

kilmacurragh-flowers

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kilmacurragh-red-flower
passion flower and fruit from the walled garden of Dublin’s museum of modern art:
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passion-flower-and-fruit
fabulous zauberball at The Constant Knitter:
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donnie-and-leaf
my palette of Brooklyn tweed loft – I’m doing some colorwork with it:
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donnie-with-bike

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some photos from markets, museums, etc. in Montpellier, Marseilles, Aix, and surrounding areas:
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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

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Trento book 01

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trento book
Trento museum:
Trento Museum

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Bologna:

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Bologna 02
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Bologna 01

Bologna stazione

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

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Innsbruck:
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festival in Innsbruck (I think the dancers are Serbian):
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Innsbruck festival 15
faces in the crowd:
Innsbruck festival, faces in the crowd

Insbruck wine glass

faces from Innsbruck Tyrolean Folk Museum
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Innsbruck Tyrolean Folk Museum 08

Innsbruck Tyrolean Folk Museum 09

Innsbruck Tyrolean Folk Museum 06

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knitting, textiles and spinning wheels:
Innsbruck Tyrolean Folk Museum 02

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Innsbruck Tyrolean Folk Museum 07

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Innsbruck Tyrolean Folk Museum 001

South Tyrolean folklore museum, Dietenheim, Brunico, Italy :

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South Tyrolean Folklore Museum 01

South Tyrolean Folklore Museum 02

South Tyrolean Folklore Museum 03

South Tyrolean Folklore Museum 07

South Tyrolean Folklore Museum 08

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South Tyrolean Folklore Museum 10

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South Tyrolean Folklore Museum 04

Sud Tirol, German-speaking Italy:
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Sud Tirol

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Sud Tirol 02

Sud Tirol 03

new pattern, Frangipani, photographed in Vitipeno/Sterzing, Sud Tirol:
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I’ve been away – some photos –
Munich:
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Munich Lenbachhaus 3
Munich Lenbachhaus
Munich Lensbachhaus 4

Munich chestnuts
Egypt Museum, Munich:
Munich Egypt Museum
Munich Egypt Museum 2

Museum of Five Continents:
Munich Museum of 5 Continents 8
weaving from Myanmar:
Munich Museum of 5 Continents 4
Munich Museum of 5 Continents 5
Munich Museum of 5 Continents 6
Munich Museum of 5 Continents 7

Munich Museum of 5 Continents 3
South America:
Munich Museum of 5 Continents
Munich Museum of 5 Continents 2
Innsbruck royalty:
Innsbruck Hofkirche
Innsbruck Hofkirche 2
Innsbruck Hofkirche 3
Tyrolean folk museum:
Innsbruck Tyrolean Folk Museum
Innsbruck Tyrolean Folk Museum 2
knitting near Innsbruck:
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Innsbruck crow
Frangipani-02

Innsbruck inn

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Thanks

Thanks for all your comments about mini – each one is appreciated!
The house still feels empty without her.

Here are some newborn lambs, seen at Airfield House farm in South Dublin:
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newborn

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I tried out some weaving at the monthly meeting of the Irish Guild of Weavers, Spinners and Dyers at The Constant Knitter, Francis Street, Dublin:
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I will be meeting famous knitter Cat Bordhi and friends at The Constant Knitter on May 9th at about 5:30pm – drop in if you’re in town! I recently did a trunk show there – this is a swatch of MagicWaves with Sari and Hibiscus:
trunk show at constant knitter

New pattern with sock yarn (I don’t knit socks) and stacked decreases:
hibiscus-wip

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hibiscus-yarn
hibiscus-hook-head-2

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rainy weather:
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sunny weather:
spring reflection

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