My emergency yarn order arrived and so I finished this little project yesterday, adding a simple border of SC and HDC in the blue colour. And with the bright sunshine, I popped outside to take some snaps. This was before a wash and block. I can’t say it’s my finest piece of work. Chenille type… Continue reading Cozy
Fail to plan, plan to fail - that’s what they say isn’t it? It’s very true in anything yarn based certainly. You find a pattern you like. You dig in your stash for the yarn. And you think, ok should be enough. As you work through the pattern, you keep a careful eye on the… Continue reading Friday Roundup #13-19
Why does this week seem to have dragged. I got to Thursday and stripped the bedding to wash, and was thinking it was Friday. I was sorely disappointed :(. Don’t you just hate it when that happens. Makes it feel like it is even longer. I can’t say that I have done much crafting this… Continue reading Friday Roundup #12-19
Nearly forgot to share my progress on the trial men’s size jumper I am making. This is my test case if you like, before I go into a proper, got to be good effort jumper using my higher cost yarn. About 6 inches done I didn’t do much last week or this weekend, with focus… Continue reading Trial Jumper
I promised you that I would share what I made yesterday at the craft class I went too. So, here you go. A matching pair of high top leather sneakers. Excellent! It was a full day what with needing to be up early to drive across to Bristol for 10am start. Of course I took… Continue reading Got good soles!