Thursday 19 April 2012

Thursday's Homemade Love Week 5

Thursday again already!
I hope you are having a good week and are looking forward to the weekend!

Before we start with Thursday's Handmade Love I would just
like to give a big thank you to:

She has very generously awarded me the:

I would like to say a big thank you to her for awarding to me!

Here are the conditions of The Versatile Blogger Award: – 
Thank the person who gave you this award. – Include a link to their blog. 
Next, select 15 bloggers that you follow regularly or have recently discovered.
 Nominate those bloggers for the Versatile blogger-award. 
Finally, tell the person who nominated you 7 things about yourself.

I would like to nominate the following 15 bloggers:

  1. Meissa from Lazy Daisy
  2. Laura from Cute as a Button 
  3. Laura from Made In Oxford
  4.  from The Wug's Backyard Blogspot
  5. Cassie from Live. Laugh. Love
  6. Amy from While Wearing Heels
  7. Pretty Mades in a Row
  8. Amy from One Artsy Mama
  9. Kathleen from A Surprise Everytime
  10. HillyT from Hilly Town Blue
  11. Charlotte from My Family My Way
  12. Wonder Why Gal from Wisdom Begins In Wonder
  13. Tami from Tami's Amis & Other Creations
  14. Ambassador Crochet
  15. Ginny from Small Things
Now 7 things about me:
  1. I love my kindle (gadgets in general really)
  2. I knew my husband at 17 but we didn't finally get together till I was 29.
  3. I didn't learn to drive until I was 25.
  4. My brother has just got engaged.
  5. I love to drink coca cola and don't drink tea or coffee
  6. I am a fully trained massage therapist including Indian Head Massage
  7. My favorite Ice Cream is mint choc chip

Now I would like to let you know about a fantastic Giveaway!

Melissa from Lazy Daisy Crochet
has become a fantastic friend.
We may be thousands of miles away from each other
but cyber hugs can reach that far.
Melissa has reached over 100 followers so is having a giveaway
So go on over and join in!

Now it's Time for Thursday's Homemade Love

This weeks theme is Owls

This is the owl hat that I designed & made

Now for some more homemade things
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to the item/pattern:

Etsy Crochet Patterns


Ravlery Crochet Patterns:


Ravelry Free Patterns:

Now it's your turn to show off your homemade items.
You do not have to follow the theme
we just love seeing homemade things.

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  1. Do I have to register for the widget for it to work?

    1. You shouldn't have to. all you do is enter the details into your name and paste your url and it should work.

  2. Oh the owls-- I adore them...

    visiting you from the UBP and following your crochet adventures now too. I'd love it if you'd visit me at and "join the ride"-- it truly would be sweeter with you on board.


    1. Hi,

      Now following you. I hope you enjoy the blog. We have something for everyday :-)


  3. Awwwwww, Sue! Thank you so much for including me in your list for Versatile Bloggers! I'll put the award, with a link back to you, on my blog as a thank you! :-) Have a good rest of the day!

  4. thank you for naming me as a blog you like. I just love some of those owls, super cute. I'm off to check out some of those other blogs too.

  5. Sue, thank you so much for including my Owlet Pattern! Wonderful hootie goodness post!


  6. have every owl you could imagine shown. I love it. The owl hat is adorable. I pinned it! Congratulations on being an award winner.

    1. Thank you ever so much. I had to restrain myself, there are so many beautiful owls out there 

  7. Congrats on the award! :) Thanks for thinking of me. Great owl cute! And can I have a massage? :)

    1. My arms don’t stretch that far but I’ll try 

      Thank you very much and you are more than welcome!

  8. Thanks so much dear friend for thinking of me and for mentioning my great giveaway!! Here comes another cyber hug your way.

  9. Aww thanks for that. I'll complete this on my blog as soon as I can.

  10. Thank you so much Sue for including my owl cake topper in your wonderful collection of owls!!!! Congrats for your blog, I'm a new follower! :)

    1. You are more than welcome and thank you very much!

  11. Thank you so much for including my owl pattern. I love your blog.

    1. You are more than welcome and thank you very much!

  12. Thank you so much for my award. I really appreciate you thinking of me! I will post about it very soon, just as soon as I can think of 7 new things to tell people about me.


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Thanks Sue