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New Direction And A New Skill

Sorry I’ve been away for ages …forgive me ?? so just what on earth have I been up to ?? Well funny you should ask grab yourself a cuppa and I’ll explain ~ the time was right for me to take a starring role in Gelfling Grandson’s life ..tongue in cheek quote – obviously his daddy has the starring role I’m more of your best female artist… 163 more words

Craft

Monday's Musings~ A Small Piece on Death

I’ve been sitting here, writing, deleting, writing again and rewording for a while this morning. Composing a small piece, one that can be tidily managed and articulated compactly about the death of my grandmother is none-too-easy. 714 more words

Handcrafting

Working With The Magic Loop

I do not like the magic loop method of working in the round. I’m not really sure why, other then that I don’t like having those ears of cording stick out to the side of my work. 156 more words

Knitting

Lessons

My struggle with knitting never ends ;) Although the second part of my knitting book wants me to knit a jumper or a cardigan at this stage, I definitely don’t feel ready. 619 more words

Crochet

Double-Pointed Nightmares

This morning I have cast on my first ever pair of socks. (technically second because I have tried them once on circular needles but what resulted… 412 more words

So you want to be a knitter - Lesson 7 - Hats

As I have been on a bit of a hat binge lately, I thought I might add this next level of complexity to my series on “So you want to be a knitter”.   779 more words

Knitting

Four Knitting WIPs

I have never had this many knitting projects cast on at the same time. I was impatient. There were too many ideas floating around my head. 831 more words

Wardrobe Fashion