I recently finished the slippers I told you about. I will be giving them to the person I made them for on Tuesday. Hope he likes them. But then he has tried one on before it was finished so hopefully nothing has changed in the meantime. Here is another view. They are made with two strands held… Read More A Pair of Slippers
Just a short post today as I have had a bad cold these last few days and none of my ongoing projects are finished yet. Do you remember these:- And how I used stuff to make the soles non-slip. As you can see rather badly, partly because the stuff became very thick once the pot… Read More Slipper soles
I am not sure if these should be called slippers as they are fairly basic without non-slip soles so I have called them sock-savers as that is what they were made for – keeping hand made socks clean and hole-free when running around on carpet. They are really quick to make. I started with a… Read More Stash busting sock-savers
Since I made my list of projects for this year I have added two new ones! 🙂 Both are for things I have been requested to make. The first that I started is here. This is for someone who saw me wearing the (well people seem to call it a cowl) – seen on the… Read More Extra projects and a repair
In April, I continued making squares for the CAL but got a bit behind because of pain in my hand. I made bookmarks for the people who had commented most on my blog as part of my one year anniversay giveaway and bought lots of lovely coloured crochet cotton for this and future projects. I… Read More April Montage
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.