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Question Why steel wool?

I’m new to the website and love the information I have seen on he so far. I have been washing windows for about 3 years now and have always heard horror stories about steel wool scratching windows. 64 more words

Knitted Blanket - A personal project

I have always wanted a hand knitted blanket on my bed in winter. I have considered buying one but really I wanted one that I had created myself. 449 more words


Feather and Fan

This is Feather and Fan, a shawl designed by Sarah Bradberry, the pattern is free on Ravelry.  This particular shawl was made by… 61 more words


Heart Afghan Project


This crochet Afghan Blanket is made with block Granny Squares, there are one hundred squares in total.

For those that want the facts I used double knit wool four 100g balls of white, 2 red, 4 different pinks and 1 dark red. 155 more words

Afghan Blanket

Spinning in the Cafè

Today I spent time in one of my favourite cafès, Well Co in Leichhardt, enjoying one of my favourite crafts, spinning.

My current ‘on the go’ project is a blend of three tones of pink merino, mulberry silk and recycled sari silk fibre, spun on my highly portable little ‘Mistral’ spindle by  302 more words

Fibre Craft

Sometimes You Just Have to Give In...

Early yesterday evening I had this incredibly strong urge to spin. That does happen a lot. But I just couldn’t suppress it last night. I knew I “should” be working on a birthday gift or an order, but it was getting to the point where I wasn’t enjoying myself. 132 more words


Katherine Mansfield; author and knitter.

If you have been reading my blog for a while (and I’m very grateful if you have), then you might remember I wrote about hiking in the woods near Fontainebleau… 754 more words

Life In Paris