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Hi! I'm a yarn-obsessed mum and IT professional; when I've had too much of the techies I love to surround myself with yarn and beads to unwind.

During my schooldays I longed to have artistic talent, but was never happy with my paintings and sketches. Then I discovered that I could knit, crochet, and (more recently) dye yarns - these are are my artwork now! I'm happy to be passing on these creative skills to my wonderful daughters.

My family and I were privileged to be able to move to Cornwall in 2007. Living in a small village, just 2 miles from the coast is magical - the patchwork fields, open skies, and awesome seascapes can't fail to inspire.

The colours and moods of the seasons translate into my crafts - hand-dyed luxury yarns, knitted and crocheted accessories, and my own original…

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  • Female
  • Born on August 15
  • Joined July 16, 2006

Favorite materials

Cotton, viscose, silk, bamboo, tencel, merino, cashmere, alpaca, beads, glass, silver, platinum, ceramics

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    Luxurious hand dyed Perran Yarns & womens...

About

Hi! I'm a yarn-obsessed mum and IT professional; when I've had too much of the techies I love to surround myself with yarn and beads to unwind.

During my schooldays I longed to have artistic talent, but was never happy with my paintings and sketches. Then I discovered that I could knit, crochet, and (more recently) dye yarns - these are are my artwork now! I'm happy to be passing on these creative skills to my wonderful daughters.

My family and I were privileged to be able to move to Cornwall in 2007. Living in a small village, just 2 miles from the coast is magical - the patchwork fields, open skies, and awesome seascapes can't fail to inspire.

The colours and moods of the seasons translate into my crafts - hand-dyed luxury yarns, knitted and crocheted accessories, and my own original patterns.

Things I love include bodyboarding, watching the incredible Cornish sunsets with my family, and eating delicious locally-made ice-cream or chocolate. Preferably all at the same time.

Follow my crafty adventures here:
blog - http://www.sixskeinsunder.blogspot.com
twitter - http://www.twitter.com/SixSkeins
facebook - http://www.facebook.com/SixSkeins
ravelry - SixSkeins
tumblr: http://sixskeinsuk.tumblr.com/
pinterest: http://pinterest.com/sixskeins/

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