I’ve wanted to knit some Vanilla Latte for ages – it’s a free pattern on Ravelry and has the perfect balance of being a patterned sock with just the right amount of pattern to make them tv knitting worthy. The pattern is pretty but straightforward and uncomplicated. I used a skein of Vicki Brown Designs… Continue reading Vanilla Latte
I’ve been quiet in the blogosphere for a while! I find the pace of life busy and time short. My Instagram profile @gwlanblog is relatively up to date but I rarely get time to sit at a computer and update here. Knitting has been occurring, some projects completed, others are hibernating but I thought I’d… Continue reading Socks
Here are the Vintage Fairy Light socks I made as my Christmas sock cast on. They were completed before the end of December but I have taken ages to put in my afterthought heels. This week much of the UK has been gripped by cold and icy weather and I was so excited by the… Continue reading Non-Snow Day Socks
Christmas came and Christmas went … I completed all my Christmas knitting …. and I even managed a Christmas Eve Cast on … My New Year knitting plans involve de-stashing and early Christmas knitting as ever!
It’s been a long time since I posted anything on here! Rest assured I’ve been knitting through the months in between and sharing projects on Ravelry and Instagram but it’s time I gave Gwlânblog a bit of my attention. I’m super busy furiously knitting Christmas gifts. I thought I would have everything done by the… Continue reading Socks
Have you noticed that there are unicorns everywhere? My youngest daughter is absolutely obsessed with them. Her birthday this week has provided an unicorn sicker book, unicorn onesie and unicorn bedding – vintage 1980s style. I started this cowl before Christmas – she chose the yarn as it was like rainbow unicorns. She is a… Continue reading Rainbow Unicorn
Happy New Year! Christmas came and Christmas went and it all seems a bit like a dream. January is here, which I am thankful for. I have always loved the start of a New Year – I know a lot of people find this strange! I hold onto the dark nights and cold mornings as… Continue reading Blwyddyn Newydd Dda