I thought I would make J a baby blanket for his new baby. I seem to make all their family new borns blankets. It was nothing out of this world just a Rico Pompon blanket. Originally I had bought two balls of yarn as that is all I used on the last one, but the… Continue reading Baby Blanket
As requested by some of my readers, here are the three "A Bit of Ireland" afghans. The middle one in blues was the first, the green on the right was the second and the final one on the left is the latest one. I have other circular blankets I have made and will show them… Continue reading Tripple Shades
This is the third blanket of this design I have made. I made us one a good few years ago, then M's mum which we got back a few weeks ago after her death, and this final one is for the bedroom. One thing I was not happy about is a line that has appeared… Continue reading Circular Blanket – Complete
So, how are we all doing out there? I hope that you are all well, and keeping safe in this Stephen King novel we all seem to be part of. Or are we part of a Black Mirror episode? On Monday night, we were told that we could not go out unless, for essential shopping,… Continue reading Planet Earth… Closed!
Now, I will preface this post that I understand that many people have died due to the coronavirus outbreak about the planet. That aside, I have never seen so many bloody idiots about reacting to the news. I have witnessed people stealing from other people’s trollies, people running about supermarkets like they are on supermarket… Continue reading Panic on the street of London…
Summer is long over and quite frankly totally forgotten about. It was a fleeting thing that we all loved for the few weeks, alas memories are fading along with the dropping temperatures. Today it was really cold, 8c outside, which is so far away from the other month when we had 32c. The weather forcasters… Continue reading So it begins…
I decided to enter a competition on LoveKnitting.com entitled #HappyKnitter. Not expecting to win as there are so many talented people out there, I promptly forgot about it. I was checking my email as I tend to leave it sitting there with only a cursory glance over to see if there is something important, and on… Continue reading Competition Winner
I love to knit large project, and if complicated then all the better. So my latest project, although not really complicated, it will be large. My Mum had given me tonnes of her yarn stash, stuff she decided she would not need or use. Among the stash was lots of packs of yarn of the… Continue reading New Project