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About Skoggy

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  • Birthday 01/29/1983

A Few Things About Me

  • Real name
    Emma Spalding
  • Ravelry ID
  • Short bio
    SAHM to my beautiful daughters Felicia and Isabel. Soon to be starting a degree in Business Studies focusing on International Development.
  • Location
    Tyne and Wear, UK
  • Hobbies
    Crochet, playing with my daughters, gaming, baking
  • Occupation
    Stay at home Mamma
  • Favorite projects
    Anything geeky
  1. Thank you so much to 2 lovely FGMs who have granted a couple of my pattern wishes - the reindeer tea cosy and the thread wreath! :hug
  2. Its that Christmas / Yule / Jul time again! Yipee! I'd like to add a wish list for the holidays and I look forward to looking at others wish lists: Crochet cotton in festive colors for thread work Handmade stocking fillers for my girls (3½ and 2 yr olds) This gorgeous pattern http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/christmas-childrens-pom-pom-boots These Christmassy coaters http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/twice-as-merry-coaster Thread poinsettia wreath http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/0659-poinsettia-candle-wreath Granted. Thank you! Anything reindeer related Reindeer teacosy pattern http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/teacosy-rudolph-the-red-nosed-reindeer-tea-cozy-cosy-christmas-festive Granted. Thank you! Jelly Belly jelly beans A holiday greetings card Anything geek / nerd related for Mr Skoggy Hope you all have a fantastic holiday season!!!!
  3. Thank you so much to my FL FGM for the broom doll pattern book!
  4. Thank you so much to my FGM for the Christmas ornament pattern!
  5. Hiya all! I love new wish lists so here is mine 1. My something new is a Tunisan hook. I'd love to give Tunisan crochet a go. 2. This pattern so I can start on Christmas things: http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/christmas-ornaments---14-christmas-tree-decorations---tree-santa-reindeer-star-angel-snowman-candy-cane---crochet-pattern-no160 Granted by a lovely FGM 3. Another Christmas one: http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/christmas-tree-doily 4. I'm doing a business degree at the moment so any pens, notepads etc. are really useful. 5. This pattern for Halloween: http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/226-halloween-hats--scarves-crochet-pattern-226 6. Another something new are little brooms to make broom dolls. They are so pretty and would love to try them. 7. Which leads me onto this book to make them: http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/sources/maggies-crochet-l019-holiday-mini-broom-dolls Granted by a fantastic FGM! 8. Anything for the Skogletts (3 and 1½ year old girls). They love Ami's! 9. A penpal letter or a postcard of where you live 10. Regulars of wish lists may recognise this last one... Jelly Belly Jelly Beans (cannot get enough of them) My Ravelry ID is Skoggy
  6. Such a lovely lots of packages. Its lovely seeing all the handmade markers. Thanks for hosting the swap Tiffany
  7. Yay! I'm so glad you like it all Was lovely swapping with you again.
  8. Its here! Thank you soooo much! Such a lovely package full of stitchmarkers, Jelly Belly beans and a sweet couple of dolls for my girls. Thank you so much Mary Jo! :hug Darn! Really sorry for the sideways pics.
  9. Well, just the 2 of us Tampa Doll! Great to be partnered with you
  10. Hiya! I'd like to watch this space regarding this swap. If I decide to do it, my questionnaire will be in on the last day.
  11. Yay! I love wish lists! Can't wait to grant some! My Ravelry ID is Skoggy. 1. I would love to make these sun hats for the Skoglets this summer: http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/lady-mary-sun-hat 2. This too: http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/crochet-sarafan-dress 3. ILTY / Cotton - totally unavailable in the UK and I love it! 4. Lovely ladybug pattern: http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/kiss-series---ladybug 5. Unwritten potcards - I collect them. 6. Jelly belly jelly beans 7. I would love a proper penpal. I'm the UK. 8. We are going through a rough time at the moment, at home, so any for my girls (Felicia is nearly 3 and Isabel is 1½) 9. This lovely mandala pattern: http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/i-love-holland-dutch-tulips-crochet-mandala 10. And this is an important. Please send me and girls kind thoughts. As I've previously said, we are having a rough time at the moment and friendly thoughts and prayers would definitly help me get through what is happening. Many thanks for reading my wish list.
  12. Hey all! Really sorry for not being around of late. Got quite a few problems going down in the Skoggy household at the moment. Got some nice squarey eye candy to show you tomorrow. I got my choco squares out and took a pic (I haven't gotten round to sewing them together yet) and it takes up nearly all my kingsize bed. I love it! Big to everyone who sent me squares for it. Thought you'd like to see a pic of how big the Skoglets are now. Felicia is going to be 3 in July. Where did that time go!?!? Isabel is growing up so quickly. She is just over 1½ now but seems so much older. Hope everyone is well. x
  13. Hello and Welcome! I'm in the UK as well Whereabouts are you? I'm in Newcastle.
  14. Love the 3 headed dog! Reminds me of Fluffy from Harry Potter.
  15. Hey ladies! Sorry for not being around recently. Just popped in to say that I received some lovely squares from yarn_monkey today! They are sooooo nice! Thank you! Tomorrow I am getting all the choco squares laid out and will take a pic of them all! Can't wait to show you! x
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