The clock struck midnight on 31st December, so the Roundup clock is reset back to #1. Feels odd to go back to 1, but it's hard to believe that I had posted 22 roundups in 2018 and I didn't start them from the outset. Before I go any further though, Happy New Year to you… Continue reading Friday Roundup #1-19
Ok. So, you know I can have a bit of a yarn addiction. Well, ok, maybe more than a bit. I received the latest update from Black Sheep Wools (a fantastic yarn store near Washington, Cheshire) which was showcasing this yarn from Debbie Bliss; Lara. It’s a blend of 52% merino and 48% superfine alpaca.… Continue reading Yarn crazy
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…
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!
On my last day in Venice, a must for me was a quick visit to the only yarn store I could find listed; Lellabella. I had walked past it a couple of times this weekend, but only when it was closed. Anyway, got there this morning for a quick look at some yarns that I… Continue reading LYS: Lellabella in Venice, Italy