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Knitting Along

Just a quick pic of recent knits! I knit the colourful scarf using many strands, with an orange, black, and blue strand running throughout, and a diagonal pattern (knit two together at the beginning of a row, add one at the end of a row–on alternate rows). 139 more words


I got a bit crazy with the knitting needles & the junk pile & the front door, last year. Not only did I yarn bomb everything in sight but I also made a kind of garland out of old novelty spoons, seen tied to the yarn bombed posts. 8 more words


Why the rush?

The winter days dilly dally along and the combination of short daylight hours and my usual 5 day working week means I have less time available to spend in theĀ garden. 694 more words


Yarn bombing revisited

If you’ve been around here since my trip to visit my daughter in Germany last spring, you may remember notes on the Bremen bridge cosy… 293 more words

A #craftastherapy story: Jane Balke Andersen

When I contacted Jane to ask her to be my first #craftastherapy story, I really didn’t know that much about her, but I knew she battled a chronic illness and used crochet as therapy. 475 more words