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My Hiro.

As mentioned in my Hollywood Sew Along- part 2 post, I usually see things I like and then make a direct copy of them. With Ravelry, this is now getting worse. 519 more words

Completed Projects

Bonus Hat

I finished that yoked cardigan the other day, except for buttons which, given my track record could take a while. But I had a fair bit of yarn left over, too much to just stick in the scrap drawer. 81 more words


Sunshine on a rainy day............

I’ve been waiting for sunshine. All we have had in the UK this last week is haze and pollution. But I wanted sunshine because I wanted to share a photo with you – a photo of my Summer Garden Throw. 273 more words

Kim Hargreaves' Starr

A while ago I gave my mother this hat for Christmas (click on picture to go to the original post):

She initially liked it, but this winter I heard through the grapevines (well, my Dad) that she had complained it wasn’t warm enough on account of the lace. 351 more words


At home

I have just completed a very colourful scarf, quite traditionally crocheted using square motifs. It is one of a series of scarves that I am designing this year – one for each month. 510 more words

For Tiny People


Hat – Little Scallops by Maria Carlander.

Booties – Saartje’s Booties (modified) by Saartje de Bruijn.

I used Baby Cashmerino which is totally squishable. 44 more words



Undergrowth grew like a weed (har har) on my needles and I finished it within days.

I used the pink as MC and the tan as CC, because I wanted dramatic blocks of pink where the leaves unfurl. 365 more words