Something appeared in the paddock last night…

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So, our first, little yarnbomb.

We did it after the pub quiz last night (we won the quiz by the way, thought you would like to know that – £8 each  -Thanks!)

It was quite tricky doing it in the dark at midnight but not many people were about and I’d had a few gin and tonics so it seemed appropriate.   It was quite good fun and a little bit naughty. I had got a bit of a design plan in my head but mostly we just tied them on and hoped for the best.   I had wanted to put the swags in the trees in a Christmas decoration/bunting stylee but the tree was far taller than I imagined and even tall person couldn’t quite reach up there.

Things I  have learned. 1)  Take a non-crunchy bag with you.  Fumbling about in a crunchy bag attracts attention.  2) Having someone with you is essential as you can pretend you are having a good old snog if someone comes along! 3) Check your route for dog poo.  4) Don’t worry about a design, just bung it all on.  5) Be ready to do another one because its fun and addictive!

Many thanks to the tall person Mr Redde Man 🙂

 

 

 

 

We are going back later to take better photographs and tie on two flowers I found in the bottom of the crunchy bag that got missed.  I hope no one notices.  We are really pleased, we made a tiny corner of Countesthorpe prettier, we were a tiny bit subversive and we mostly hope we make someone smile.

 

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