Crochet · General Topics · Holidays · Local Yarn Store · LYS · work in progress

A View of Brittany and a WIP.

We are a few days into our holidays now and based in Port Louis. It’s a lovely little town with some cobbled streets, a good selection of restaurants and all a stones throw from the beach. The place we’re staying at has a little lane to the side that leads to the waters edge and… Continue reading A View of Brittany and a WIP.

Crochet · Knitting · Local Yarn Store · LYS

Oops, I did it again!

To coin a line from Britney, I did. Whilst on our little break from everything, I ended up in two yarn shops. And you know what can happen in yarn shops. That’s right. Yarn just throws itself at you or lands in your basket. You know the feeling, right? That little voice in your head… Continue reading Oops, I did it again!

General Topics · Knitting · Local Yarn Store · LYS · Simple hats · work in progress

Friday Roundup #9-19

What a week. I started a second hat as I didn't have the DPNs to finish the first. I couldn't get them locally so ended up ordering from Amazon so that I could get them next day. Then, I had to stop my second hat as I needed the DPNs to free up the 5mm… Continue reading Friday Roundup #9-19

Crochet · Local Yarn Store · LYS

I go weak…

In the presence of yarn that is discounted.  Today, by chance I popped into the LYS where my Mum lives and all the Bergere yarn is on at half price.  I mean, come on.  How am I meant to avoid an addiction when special offers come at me from every LYS I visit!  In some… Continue reading I go weak…

Crochet · Local Yarn Store · LYS

Whoops! Yarn addiction strikes again!

Sometimes I think that my posts are like buses; you’ll wait a while for one, then three come along one after the other. 😉 Here I am, on a business trip to Birmingham, so I thought I would pop into John Lewis to look at some yarn and things, just to mooch post work.  It was… Continue reading Whoops! Yarn addiction strikes again!