I’ve finished the slippers I was making. Yay! Adding the beads was easy-peasy and I am looking for more projects which use beads. Adding the Sock-Stop to the soles however was much more tricky. Being a cautious sort of person I decided to do a trial run. Do you remember this? My trial run at… Read More Slipper-socks and a forgotten project.
Well what have I been up to recently? Here are three of the bookmarks I am making for my giveaway. Hopefully I will get the extra colours soon and can make the others. BUT see at bottom of post!! And here is a picture that actually comprises a lot of practice! It started on 100cm… Read More Practice make Perfect!
I realise that I actually have four projects on the go at present. Firstly and most importantly there is my hexagon blanket. The main body is almost finished and I am trying to give it priority. * * * * * * * * * * * * Then there is my ‘can I really… Read More Projects, Projects, Projects!
About a year ago, I decided that I wanted to knit a scarf for my eldest as part of her birthday present and it had to be a rainbow scarf because she loves rainbows too. But I didn’t want it to just be a striped scarf with rainbow colours; I wanted it to be a… Read More Catching up – Rainbow scarf & beret
About twenty years ago I bought a very useful bit of headgear. It was a knitted tube with a rolled end that acted as both scarf and hat and was especially useful in the rain, I felt, as there was less to get wet than with an ordinary hat and scarf. But twenty years is… Read More Catching up – Knitting a scarf/hat tube thingy