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What I Made On My Holiday

I’m leaving Tenerife, where it’s 20c today and going home where Mum tells me it’s 0c… I’ve had a lovely holiday – mostly knitting and crocheting for the first two weeks, even while Mum was here (she joined in!), and then this last week enjoying visits with D and our friends. 239 more words


Elegant Lace Poncho - Architectural Inspiration

The Elegant Lace Poncho style garment with an Architectural Inspiration is one of my latest creations.  As I continue to expand my inspiration from Architectural features and buildings of the past I keep wanting to try bigger and bigger pieces.   187 more words

Fibre Art

All out of Lucille yarn...

I’m up to Row 28 of 32 on the lace pattern and have finally run out of yarn… Grrrr. No, I didn’t do a test square and the pattern clearly says it will take 400metres knitted to test square tension, so it is entirely my own fault. 176 more words


Lacy Lucille

I am working on the 32 row lace section of Lucille, which I am enjoying.

However I am not convinced this ball of yarn is going to see me through 16 rows and a crochet cast off…. 20 more words



Today is my last day here before D and our friends arrive for our long planned holiday. So today is probably the last day I can sit and knit ALL day! 117 more words


Annis finished

This morning, although rain had been forecast, it was beautifully sunny. After breakfast I sat on my balcony and kept going with the short row shaping… 77 more words