Crochet · General Topics · Knitting · LYS · Weaving

Friday Roundup #1-19

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

Crochet · Plush Crochet Toys

A teddy bear is born

As you may know, I purchased some lovely Plushtweed from Sirdar, when I saw it reduced by half.  With me being away this weekend for the Bank Holiday, I thought to pack two balls of the yarn and my case of hooks.  I knew Sunday would be a washout, so it would be something to… Continue reading A teddy bear is born

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…