I’m a knitter. You all know that. I love hats, but I hate that cute hats cost so much in shops. I love that I can buy a knitting pattern for a couple of pounds and make countless items from it. So here is my latest offering…. Lutz Jump take 2 from the Salchow Trio… Continue reading A new hat
This all sounds a bit fancy, but it is simply a lovely garter stitch scarf/shawlette, with a lace edging I finished knitting a few weeks ago. I used a lovely self patterning yarn called “Sirdar Baby Crofter DK”, and I think it has turned out lovely! The pattern is free on Ravelry, my project… Continue reading A Little Bit Bohemian
OK I hold my hands up! I am a terrible blogger, so slap me now! Mind you over Christmas and New Year there hasn’t been a lot of crafting going on either! So what has been going on? My Mystery Shawl Knit-a-long didn’t go to plan – Life got in the way – I… Continue reading Bad Helly!
As you may have guessed, I am rather fond of knitting and also of setting challenges for myself. So I decided to sign up for a Mystery Knit Along. For those of you who have no idea what I am talking about, a “Mystery KAL” is where a group of knitters all knit the same… Continue reading Mystery Knitting – eek
My 7 year old niece is obsessed with pink. I remember hearing a story about her when she was 2 or 3. Her parents (not sure if mum or dad was responsible) had dressed her, and left her playing in her room whilst they went to get something. 10 minutes later she emerged from her… Continue reading Hats & Scarves Part Two – Pink Princess
First for the little man (aka my 9 year old nephew). I went hunting for some patterns suitable for the smaller person’s head and as usual Ravelry provided. There were so many to chose from I was lost, but I settled on a simple stocking stitch hat body with coloured garter stripes for the… Continue reading Hats & Scarves Part One – Little Man
I promised a few posts ago that I would catch up with all my crafty goings on so here is that post… (well part of it at least) As you have probably guessed I am pretty much Craft obsessed, and over the last year I have become more skilled in my chosen crafts. This… Continue reading Crafty Catch-up – Christmas is coming!!