General Topics · Plants in my Garden · Weaving

Into the blue

Here’s a picture of the current weaving. I simply love this variegated yarn. The warp is Lake Combo in an 8/2 cotton and the weft is Mixed Berry in the same weight cotton. The combination is coming through well and I like the way it’s weaving up. I decided against doing some pick up pattern,… Continue reading Into the blue

General Topics · Plants in my Garden · walking · Weaving

Friday Roundup #21-20

Thursday, I found myself rather frustrated. With myself. I did my two conference calls (on my day off!) and then put my phone away for the rest of the day, so that I could add new warp to my loom. Well, clearly my brain has gotten rusty on the weaving front. For starters, I prevaricated… Continue reading Friday Roundup #21-20

General Topics · Plants in my Garden · walking

Wonderful Weekend Walking

A quick post to share some pictures from our walk this weekend. I love walking through woodland, with a canopy green arching above, the sound of birdsong all around and the carpets of flower at your feet. I could easily sit, watch and listen. Wild garlic en masse We found this meadow dotted with orchids.… Continue reading Wonderful Weekend Walking

Crochet · Gardening · General Topics · Plants in my Garden · work in progress

Friday Roundup #28-19

Sometimes I wonder where the week goes. The days just seem to roll into one and before you know it... BANG! It’s Friday and another week bites the dust. I had good intentions to take a picture of the blanket, but tonight I ripped a whole round out because I realised on the last but… Continue reading Friday Roundup #28-19

Crochet · General Topics · Plants in my Garden

Friday Roundup #26-19

A bit of a garden theme to this post today. Whilst I have been working on The Lost Garden blanket, I don’t have any progress pictures to share yet. I’ll get some loaded up by the end of the weekend. It is going well though. The last few rows on the corners, I found I… Continue reading Friday Roundup #26-19