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Pink Tilda Angel

I have made more than 25 Tilda angels (this design) in various colours.

I have given most of them away as presents. I love to make this model.

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SORRY

SORRY TO THOSE OF YOU THAT I HAVE PROMISED TO UPLOAD SOME PICTURES YESTERDAY (SUNDAY). I WAS SICK AND STILL AM SICK WITH A SORE THROAT AND FEVER. WHEN I GET WELL I WILL MAKE SURE TO UPLOAD THE PICTURES AS THE FIRST THING I DO.

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TILDA SNAIL

A long time ago I made this Tilda snail for a friend of mine. She had just renovated her sewing room and I wanted to make her a pincushion. Her favourite colours are white and gold.

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Caledonian Bears

These cute teddy bears are from Fort William, Scotland, and are called Calledonian Bears. They are made of tweed and I think they are super cute. Why didn’t I buy one? Maybe I will make one myself?

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SCOTLAND

I have finished unpacking the suitcases and as I wrote yesterday I am posting some photos from our trip to Scotland:

Love the thistle and the story of how it became Scotland’s national flower.

And the Scottish wild cat… here a kitten eating a rabbit.

A beautiful scenery at Loch Garten

The red squirrels have a healthy appetite!

More scenery … here the Grampion Mountains from a South East view.

Son and husband tired of waiting for me to finish shopping for books and souvernirs!

 

I will not post more photos but just say that Scotland is worth a visit.

The more private photos of friends and activities I have kept to myself and the scrapbook.

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Everytime we go on holiday I bring a small craft project. And this year was no different. I decided to crochet because it is easy to pack and do on holiday. I found a cute pattern on the internet (can’t remember where but I searced “crochet cat” and found a Japanese pattern). This is my first and last crochet toy! I am not very good at crocheting and the finish of the cat is not that good. But it is a little pink cat and it deserves a place on my blog.

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My family and I have just returned from a week-long vacation in Scotland. I love when we go to Scotland. It is so good for my soul and creativity. I wish we could live there! We arrived at Aberdeen Dyce airport and travelled towards Glenshee and the from Glenshee to Fort William where we saw the Higland Games. In Fort William we stayed at a B&B, Victoria House and the B&B lady, Linda Gall, was so friendly and everything was perfect. After Fort William we drove towards Carrbridge to stay at a very good friends house. Her name is Jane and we love her! We got to know her 6 years ago and every time we have been to Scotland we have stayed at her place for a couple of days. She has three grandsons, Tom, Eiran and Patrick, and our son, Kasper, loves to play with them. Jane is the kindest lady we have ever met. She is a true inspiration to all of us!

When I have unpacked the suitcases I will post some pictures from our trip!

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