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you'll have to believe me on this one

Nonna is frail at the moment and feeling the cold. I’ve put aside my other crafty endeavours to crochet a neck-warmer for her. She already has a hot-pink one that I made her several years ago, but it has seen lots of use and is not as fresh and cosy as it once was. 151 more words


sharing is truly caring

I work for an organisation that helps people who look after other people. Some of my fellow workers are themselves carers and, although there have been tough times with YoungB, I know I’ve had it easy. 308 more words


A good reason to learn to crochet...

This is the basic crochet stitch with leftover sock yarn and a strand of a silk mohair using the Churchmouse Crocheted Möbius pattern. Kendra is making these for gifts for family in Korea. 13 more words


Prickle Cowl

I finished the Prickle Cowl some weeks ago, before I even started my summer knitting.  I’m just now getting around to blogging about it, in large part because I decided I needed to model it in order to show it to its best effect, and finding a few minutes to take some photos proved to be more difficult than I expected. 448 more words

Sunday Miscellany

1.         I spent a fun weekend at Keystone, working on my family photo albums for 2000-2002, which is the last of my pre-digital era photos. 268 more words

Keep Calm and Knit On

I was very grateful, during the events of this week, to have the comfort of knitting.  I knit through all the news reports (and turned them off when they became too much, and kept knitting).  466 more words

corrupting shades of grey

The internet has corrupted me. I would never have paid so much money for yarn until I saw some end results on all those fabulous websites. 649 more words