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Super Cuddly Dog Bed

I wonder how many of you have similar problems to me with pets and knitting / crochet projects? Problems like; ...
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Baby dragons with WoolMonkey

Dragon Knitting and Crochet

What happens when you ask eleven year olds what they think you should write a blog about? In my case ...
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Andromeda Crochet Headband

Andromeda Crochet Headband

It's just a quick blog today, I don't seem to have had much time on my hands this last week ...
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Learn to crochet chain stitch

Absolute Beginner crochet lesson – the chain stitch

This is the first of some very brief Wool Monkey crochet lessons for absolute beginners. This lesson covers the first ...
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Quick Crochet Ear Warmer

The quick knitted ear warmer had been such a success that I decided to create another one. This time how ...
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Quick Knitted Ear Warmer

I found this delicious skein of yarn in my stash the other day - a lovely chunky blend of wool, ...
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Schlumbergera

Schlumbergera – Christmas or Thanksgiving Cactus?

I have to admit that I have never really thought about Thanksgiving very much. Being British, not American, it doesn't ...
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Wool Monkey Wolf Sweater

The Knitted Wolf Sweater

There is a printed pattern which has been sitting on the 'must knit at some point' pile on my desk ...
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Wool Monkey Quick Grow Beginner Snood

Quick growing beginner snood

Anybody who has been knitting for a while will probably know the pleasure of a quick and simple project. I'm ...
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Easy Oddball Triangle Scarf

Sometimes, in my stash of yarn I end up with lots of little balls of yarn, all leftovers from other ...
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