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Hi, I'm Camelia Shanahan, an Irish based knitwear designer. I've launched my fashion label Meli Bondre in the Spring of 2011.
My mum taught me to knit and crochet when I was a child, my dad taught me sewing, so I named my brand Meli (that's how my childhood friends used to call me) and Bondre after my parents, to honour them.
My blog, Crochet & Knit Design Heaven is the place where I intend to share with you some of my design ideas. I hope you'll be inspired by my work.
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Daily Archives: July 17, 2012
Introduction These beautiful plants also known as glory bushes or glory trees are native of South America. Louise’s variety is a Tibouchina lepidota 'Alstonville', a shrub growing 4-5 m tall and bearing purple flowers with curled stamens like claws. Inspiration … Continue reading