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Waiting for the Final Touches

Ready for the final edging to be crocheted on! More beads and a thin accent of colour over the leaf edging!

Before I painted “Spring” I dyed some yarn for the edging. 69 more words


Painting Spring into Summer

Five hours later! Its painted and now is being gently steamed!

Guess what I did yesterday – all of yesterday!

I have decided that I need a bigger steaming pot or I should stick to smaller pieces.  70 more words



…..are fraught with possibilities. A great start to the day can set the tone for the following hours! A bad start can do the same! 100 more words


Knitting on an Edging.....

…. is like watching waves roll up on a beach.  The waves roll in and roll out and some go further and some are slower. 57 more words


Simply Playful!

Knitting by its very nature is a transformative process. We start out with yarn and needles and transform that into a beautiful knitted object.

The addition of dye to the process changes things again.  41 more words


Erich Engeln - Model 36

I had a busy day yesterday – researching the Summer Whimsey pattern.

Judy Gibson commented on my Facebook page that, due to the German title, Model – 36, and the hand-written symbols – she was positive that the Summer Whimsey pattern was designed by… 161 more words