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Crochet Orchid Flowers

A while ago, when the sun was shining and walking out into the garden didn’t feel like going through the bog I posted a picture of my beautiful flowering orchid. 501 more words

Excuses, excuses

What is it about knitters and making up? We’ll happily spend months on a project, but when it gets to those final few hours of seaming and weaving in ends, out come the excuses. 191 more words


Knitting:: Favourite Things Scarf

My scarf/cowl (haven’t decided what it will be yet!) is coming along rather quickly, despite my initial concerns – ie stranded knitting would be hard and not only would I end up in knots but it would take FoReVeR. 361 more words


Night Owl socks

Second pair of socks from WYS sock yarn in Owl colour way is coming along well and is nearly finished.

The only problem was that I wasn’t going to have enough of the owl yarn for a proper pair of socks, so I added some black WYS sock yarn. 214 more words

Experiments in scale

One of the fun aspects of yarn crafts like knitting and crochet is that you can easily play around with the size of a motif or pattern. 395 more words


Finished objects and WIPs

Wow it’s been two months since I last posted an entry. I hadn’t realised it had been so long, but I think I know why I have been so laxed in writing entries. 511 more words


Sock Mad

Whilst in the grips of ✨weaver fever✨ I’ve still been doing the odd bit of knitting, but even that’s gone a bit bonkers, as I seem to have found myself gripped by sock madness. 612 more words