I only had four posts for you last month and one of those was the October Montage, so I was a bit lacking in photographs for my montage and had to settle for a rectangle instead of my preferred square. This does not indicate a lack of creativity on my part however but reflects the… Read More Monthly Montage – November
In October I made ten poppies to be sold along with the normal Remembrance Day items for the British Legion by a friend of mine. She reports that they sold well and for a good price. I also devised a Triquetra shaped coaster to go along with my other three designs. I worked on a… Read More Monthly Montage – October
Do you know how it is when you get bored? I have been working on my jumper for a while now and it was all fine till it came to the collar. I decided to work on circular needles to save me having to sew a seam. It is going to be a lovely collar… Read More Making improvements and some freebies
I wasn’t sure what to give you today. I have been busy lately but two items are a Christmas present and I am half-way through a jumper and have just started a blanket. I did find some photographs of a recipe I made that I don’t think I have shared so I wondered about that… Read More What do you think?
After publishing my two new Celtic Coasters my mind was thinking ‘Celtic’ and I came up with another design to try. When I was creating my Celtic Cross bookmark I had seen that I could used the part of the pattern at the end of the arms to make a complete triquetra. Now I decided… Read More Creating another Coaster
Back in May I told you about my search for a poppy pattern. in this post – https://rainbowjunkiecorner.wordpress.com/2018/05/14/poppies/ For those of you that missed that post: a quick recap. I have a friend who sells poppies every year coming up to Remembrance Day. She is very good at it and manages to collect thousands of… Read More Remembrance Poppies and some books
This month I shared some knitting and crochet. At he beginning of the month, the knitting was my blueberry fairy which was a lot of fun. Then at the end of the month the crochet was showing you my two latest patterns put on Ravelry for some new Celtic Coasters.I also managed to fit in… Read More Monthly Montage – September
I have finally got around to publishing my two new Celtic Coaster patterns. Click on the either of the first and third photgraph below to find the pattern on Ravelry (or in the sidebar) They are for the coasters I showed you in THIS POST which was over a year ago. However the patterns are now… Read More Two new Celtic Coasters patterns
A while ago I made some stitch markers. Large ones and small ones for my temperature scarf and sock knitting.I have managed to lose all the small ones and I have lost one of the large ones and one of the wires was broken, so the other day I sat down to repair the broken… Read More And Now for Something Entirely Different.
This month it was mainly about outings and crochet though the socks I made for my granddaughter did get a look in in the photographs! The main outing was one I made to Dorset to meet up with (again) Wild Daffodil. I also spent a day with my daughter just before her birthday and took… Read More Monthly Montage: August