It’s the end of the Autumn half-term holiday here in Wales – a week later than our English counterparts. We’ve had days of dry and sunny weather with a properly Autumnal nip in the air. The nights are drawing in and cozy nights knitting in front of the fire beckon. I love this time of… Continue reading Autumn
I love patterns by Tincanknits. They are always beautiful and available in an amazing range of sizes from newborn through to large adult. I’ve been planning to knit the ‘Antler’ cardigan for a long time but never quite getting round to it. Last Winter I bought some Rowan Pure Wool Superwash Worsted with this project… Continue reading Antler Cardigan
Autumn is here! My boots are on and my hand-knits are out of storage! I absolutely adore the colder months. September has been a month of change here – my youngest started half day-school and after 12 years at home I’ve re-entered the workplace. We are all adjusting to the routine but 4 mornings works perfectly… Continue reading September Socks
School holidays in full swing and I’m having a lovely time pottering and knitting. Personality wise I’m a control freak and I always must have a plan, but even I am enjoying the daily unpredictability that these holidays have brought! We’re off camping in Yorkshire soon, partly to explore and partly to meet baby Henry… Continue reading Baby Blanket
Lovely Morgan at Swansea Bay Yarns asked me a little while ago if I could help a customer with a special birthday gift for her teacher daughter-in-law. I was tasked with creating a set of finger puppets to accompany the book ‘Frog Finds a Friend’ by Max Velthuijs – a book well-loved in the… Continue reading Frog and His Friends
It’s half term already and the end of the school year is approaching at an alarming rate! Everyone in our house is exhausted so we are thankful of the bank holiday weekend and the week off. We have very little planned this week although ‘Festival Season’ has begun here in Wales so we’ll be off… Continue reading Half Term
I’m really behind with sharing my most recent knitting projects here! I accomplished so much knitting-wise when I was poorly over Easter but I’m struggling to find time to update my completed works in the blogosphere. Here is Little Bo Sheep which was one of my springtime knitting projects. The pattern is Sheep! by Susan… Continue reading Sheep!