So, I have been absent from blogging for a while now. I’ve been so busy with family and other things and something has to give, so unfortunately this was it. I have however been very busy designing new patterns over the last few months and working on my new website for my other outlet. (Spiritual and… Continue reading Creative abcence
So I finally finished my very easy shawl. I’m quite happy with it but there are a few things I will change when I make the next one. For this shawl I used approximately 160 grams of Natura Just Cotton in the shade of AquaMarina. I’m not sure if I would use the same yarn… Continue reading Very easy knitted shawl
Extreme knitting has been popular for quite some time now , although it’s not for everyone I’ve got to say that I love it. I don’t think I would go too extreme though, I think 25 mm needles and 3 strands are as far as I would go. It can be quite hard work on… Continue reading Not quite so extreme knitting
I’ve been slightly lacking in motivation for the past few days, I know what I want to do and which projects I would like to complete this week but my get up and go seems to have got up and gone. I’ve made it almost half way through the easy knit shawl I’ve been… Continue reading Feeling Thankful
Summer has arrived here in Dorset but I don’t want to speak too soon and scare it away. The flowers in the garden are in full bloom and the sky is a beautiful shade of blue.I was sitting in the garden in my favourite shady spot yesterday knitting a lightweight cotton shawl and it started… Continue reading Shh ! Don’t scare it away
Have you ever wondered why knitting is so popular ? There are millions of knitters all over the world and from every walk of life. We see celebrities knitting, there are people in the crowd at Wimbledon doing it. Yarn bombing has rapidly increased in popularity over the past few years. Knitting in public is… Continue reading It’s so much more than a hobby !
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