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May 14, 2010


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Lelainia Lloyd

Saw this wee tutorial and thought you might enjoy making it for one of your kids:


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What a lovely post! This post if full of creative stuffs. The colors are absolutely great. I love it.


Can we talk about that fabulous red ripple crochet case in your yarn bag? I adore it.

Zoe, Conversation Pieces

So much colour... looks like such a lovely day :)

traci anderson

such a colourful world you love in lucy.... i am having a giveaway you might like for your new addition x


Beautiful squares!!!

Dreaming Bear

Love those luscious layers of color! You've got mad color skills!!!


Your new squares look lovely. I am struggling with my Rico Cotton....I agree it's frustratingly splitty. Hey ho....practice makes perfect. Hope you had a lovely weekend. ax

le chat qui coud

I love Elmer lol


such wonderful colours as always Lucy, and I love this age in babies as they just start to discover their world around them, enjoy xxx


Hi Lucy,
I absolutely love your blog....Its like a breath of fresh air..I have begun to crochet since reading your blog....You are inspiring...I just love your colours...I was wondering if you have a tutorial or notes on how to crochet your lovely bag that holds all your yummy colours of wool?? (The colours make me feel better just looking at them!)
Kind Regards

Charmaine (Aus)


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Your blog is a feast for the eyes. Love the bright patchwork elephant.

Jenni at Baa-me Kniits

Hi Lucy lovely photos as always....reply to me and I will send you a teacup and teapot garland pattern that both Heather (little tin bird) and I (Baa-me Kniits) agree would be so cute in your van :-) PS You also got a mention in the Australian Notebook Magazine for your blog! Reply me and I will email you the scan and the link :-)


nice, so nice and bright colors .
And funny picture : here ( =in France),thanks to Clo and Chris of blog called TAMBOUILLE, we are hooking a "Elmer Plaid "!


Lucy, thank you so much for leaving me a message on my blog! I hope it will become one of your favourites! Yes, it is very sunny here, I am in West Yorkshire! It's always sunny here:-) xx Rachel on madeleinessofa xx


What a wonderful elephant!!!


Just found your blog through a link, what a wonderfully colourful and informative exciting read it is.

I've not crotcheted since i was a little girl sitting next to granny for help. I think you might just have inspired me to get out the hook and have another go, i would love to achieve one of those beautiful blankies for autumn evenings to keep me warm.

Thanks for the great pics and tutorials, i'm sure i'll be needing to refer to them often for help.


Hey Lucy, I absolute love reading your blogs, you have inspired me to start doing my own blog which I hope you can take a look at www.madeleinessofa.blogspot.com. I am a total beginner but hopefully it will all come together with time - any tips for getting readers from you - who I see as a bit of a blog goddess would be great! Thank you for being you. Rachel x


I recommend the book Happy Campers - you can read some extracts on their website. I have taken the book camping with me for years & used the recipes, star charts, games, all sorts!
Hope you enjoy browsing.

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Of course Elmer had to be there in all his colours. Great pictures to cheer and delight.


Hi Lucy from Sydney Australia, Did you know your lovely blog is mentioned in Australian Notebook mag's June issue !! I was so squealy excited when I saw it there !!
Well done Lucy you have a FABULOUS GORGEOUS blog
Aussie Hugs Danielle XX


Hi Sweetface! I was working in my garden today and I started thinking of you and for some reason I just started to smile. Have a lovely rest of the weekend, dear heart.


Loving your blog. Have been a lurker here for a bit,and just wanted to say how very much I look forward to reading your posts, seeing your pics, and following along on your next project. Thank you so much for sharing your days with all of us and inspiring us with your creativity.


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