Category Archives: Christmas

What are you going to do with your Yarn Advent Calendar Mini skeins?

Look what I got! Yes, this is Pretty Strings’ amazing yarn advent calendar. When Karin, the inspired dyer, told me this year’s advent calendar is made up of five fading sets of five mini skein fades, I got all excited. … Continue reading

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Vanilla Almond Crescents (Vanilkové Rohlíky)

These cookies are a standard in central european Christmas baking. It just wouldn’t be Christmas without them! They are a variation of a rich shortbread with the addition of almonds and then they are rolled in vanilla sugar.  You can … Continue reading

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