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Post by Adrian on 18th November 2010, 4:16 pm

This mornings mail brought to me a wonderful surprise. My lovely mum, an obsessive and very talented knitter, made and sent me this. It is pure organic Herdwick wool and I love it. Thank you mummy.


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Post by Compostwoman on 18th November 2010, 4:22 pm

That is really lovely Badger

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Post by Adrian on 18th November 2010, 4:26 pm

There is a particular smell to Herdwick wool, as soon as I opened the package it just overwhelmed me me with sense memories, so wonderful

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Post by danksshady on 18th November 2010, 5:31 pm

thats lovely Very Happy
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Post by MrsC on 18th November 2010, 8:04 pm

That's lovely Badger - what a talented mum you have!

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Post by Dandelion on 18th November 2010, 8:09 pm

It looks especially good with the plain white teapot - lovely!

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Post by Compostwoman on 18th November 2010, 11:05 pm

Is it a one cup teapot or a full sized one?

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Post by Adrian on 18th November 2010, 11:09 pm

Its a full sized one - the best teapot we have ever owned

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Post by Compostwoman on 18th November 2010, 11:13 pm

It ia a lovely tea pot , graced by a splendid tea cosy.

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Post by Wilhelm Von Rhomboid on 18th November 2010, 11:15 pm

and a splendid Mum.

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Post by Adrian on 18th November 2010, 11:21 pm

yes she is

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Post by AngelinaJellyBeana on 19th November 2010, 7:44 am

Ohhh Lovely

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Post by Jaded Green on 19th November 2010, 1:13 pm

Looks great.
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Post by Adrian on 19th November 2010, 1:14 pm

I will try to get the pattern from her - share it on here

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