Crochet · General Topics · Weaving · Yarn Stash

Pantone Colours of the Year 2021

Last year, Pantone had selected Classic Blue for their Colour of the Year. This year, they have gone for two. I’m not normally into yellow in my stash, but these two colours do look perfect together. Pantone claim; ... two independent colours that highlight how different elements come together to support one another, best express… Continue reading Pantone Colours of the Year 2021

fused glass · Weaving · work in progress · Yarn Stash

Friday Roundup #28-20

A bit of a shorter post today because of the mini updates I gave earlier in the week. Fused Glass I visited the workshop to see my fused glass work. I’d been thinking about the finish and whether to slump it so that it stands on its own as a curved piece, or to leave… Continue reading Friday Roundup #28-20

General Topics · walking · Weaving · Yarn Stash

Friday Roundup #26-20

A week of good weather and everyone goes loopy. I get that we have all met challenges with the changes to our lives over the past couple of months. But the craziness of people is astonishing. We went walking yesterday along the coastal path. We chose an early time and found minimal crowds. Along our… Continue reading Friday Roundup #26-20

cooking · General Topics · Leather · Yarn Stash

Friday Roundup #20-20

It has been a funny week. On the one hand it seems to have gone by quite quickly. But on the other, it doesn’t feel like I did much to make it go quickly. I had my day off today, and I had plans of a long walk, warp the loom and a nice glass… Continue reading Friday Roundup #20-20

Crochet · Crochet Blankets · General Topics · Leather · work in progress · Yarn Stash

Friday Roundup #47-19

This week has been a slow one. There has been almost zero craft activity until yesterday. Well, actually late last night. I was thinking of using up some stash. And the yarn that came to mind was the remains from the Lost Garden blanket. With about 1600 metres, I figured a knit blanket in plain… Continue reading Friday Roundup #47-19