General Topics · Weaving · handmade

A scarf on Sunday

Yesterday I spent the afternoon working through my yarn cupboards. Caking up some loose yarn and leftovers. Rummaging through bags and frogging the odd swatch, some still connected to a ball of yarn. Some of the yarn holes in the cupboards are now filled! I want to either use up or get shot of some… Continue reading A scarf on Sunday

FO · General Topics · handmade · Knitting · Stashbusting · Weaving

Friday Roundup #38-20

Another week rolls by and we head into autumn. I’ve not noticed trees turning yet, but it will start soon as we move into those reds, browns and russets if this time of the year. The past week has been busy with work and also a little crafting. One scarf done in a day and… Continue reading Friday Roundup #38-20

Crochet · FO · General Topics · Stashbusting · Yarn Stash

Friday Roundup #45-19

I am happy. At least in a yarn sense, as I managed to use up some stash. However, part way through I had to dip into another stash of yarn, which should be good, but then that ran out two shells from the end of a round of finishing single crochet. Sodding typical! And so,… Continue reading Friday Roundup #45-19

Crochet · FO · General Topics · Stashbusting · Yarn Stash

Friday Roundup #44-19

Another week down and just 52 days to Christmas if you can believe it. Going to have to get in to present buying mode soon. 😦 But I do like seeing all the lights going up, cheering up the windows from outside and brightening the living rooms with tress all decked out in finery. A… Continue reading Friday Roundup #44-19

Crochet · Crochet Blankets · work in progress

A nearly finished WIP

I mentioned last night that I had finished the blanket all bar the edging. Low and behold, I opened it up this morning and realised I had forgotten I had one more section to do in the grey. Oh well! Time to get cracking on this whilst I am the only one up. I think… Continue reading A nearly finished WIP