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Taking a hat break

Most of my crochet projects have been on hold while I work ever so slowly on blanket squares. We have a complete plan now, which will be pretty neat, if I do say so myself. 346 more words


Someone else's wip

If you’re a knitter, you’ll know what a wip is. Or, a ufo – know this one?

A WIP is a work in progress. It’s not just the project you’re working on currently – it’s also all those other projects that you’ve started but not yet finished; the ones you go back to every so often but then go off to do something else. 333 more words

Two finished projects

I managed to get two projects finished in the same evening!

First up was a rainbow tank top for LO using cotton aran left over from the… 285 more words


Autumn Knitting and Crochet in Southend on Sea

The Change of Season

Time to get Knitting and Crocheting 

As we see the cooler evenings and the sun setting earlier, we know the seasons are starting to change. 287 more words


Jumpers Incoming

I forever fail to blog my knitting.

So here it is, and here it will be next week and the following week and the week after that. 376 more words

Knitting and Crochet at The Crochet Lounge Southend-On-Sea

It’s all about the cardigan !!

Both knitting and crochet cardigans are a lovely project, and yes it’s hard to imagine in this heat wave we are having this summer in Southend but the cool evening will come …..  122 more words


The Howgills...erm The Aran Ridge

For a long, long time I’ve been meaning to visit the Howgills, that appealing range of velvety lumps on the wrong side of the M6 from the Lake District. 465 more words

Hill Walking