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Batch Tangle Pattern - VIDEO

Hi, all - I hope your week has been amazing :)

First of all some housekeeping - I've been getting lots of email subscription sign ups since my previous post about the September free e-book mail out, but there are also a number that do not complete the process by clicking on the email confirmation link. I cannot send email to unverified subscriptions and after a few days they are removed from the list. So, please, if you do want the September e-book mail out make sure your subscription is completed. Read my previous post for more info.

If you are getting this post via email - it's all good - you have a confirmed subscription and will automatically receive the new free e-book in September.

This week's video is Batch - another one from 2013. You can see the original post about this pattern here and see some examples of it in use in these posts.

Here's the video:

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Since we finally, finally had a sunny day this week and not only did I get some gardening done, I also took the long overdue photos of the first lamb born this year.  He is now around 3 weeks old and growing fast! You can see by his knees that it has been wet and muddy around here. We have another ewe in the labour - it is going a bit slower than I'd like but hopefully we will have a new healthy little lamb (and mum) today or tomorrow.

Have a great weekend!


  1. I love your tangles and your videos makes these your tangles look even more simpler. Thank you for the lovely videos

    1. Thank you! I'm glad you find them helpful :)

  2. Thanks Helen for the reminder about the email subs. I have had problems with the email address that I used and realised that I havent had any emails from you - so now resubscribed! I just love your drawings they are brilliant. - The lamb is cute too! Here in Dorset (UK) we have great lambs too! I thning they are bred all over now.

    1. No worries, Val. Glad it helped :) I have heard of Dorset sheep. Our ones are Dorpers - no idea where they originated, but they do well in Australia and have the bonus of not needed to be sheared as they shed their coat in Summer.

  3. wow, your videos always make the tangles more understandable for me. i think the 'no grid' one helped more. haha! and i love your little guy with the dirty knees! and the dirt on his nose :) so precious!

    1. Thank you, Alice. I'm glad they help :) And, little lambs - so adorable! h

  4. Hello Helen,
    Love your little lamb! Here in Far North Queensland, we VERY rarely see a sheep, let alone a little one! All we see are rather benevolent, droopy eared cattle, so I always adore seeing little lambs ! PS your tangling is still a marvel for me and love this one especially !


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