Happy New Year Everybody!! I thought I would round up the year by taking a look back at how far my knitting skills have come on in just one year! Last Christmas I decided I wanted to learn to knit and asked for some supplies for Christmas. Nearly 1 year on and I feel like … Continue reading A year in knitting
I did it! I finished knitting my shawl! It took a while and there were a few stops and starts along the way but I had completed my shawl in time for Christmas! When I first began this shawl it was in an attempt to improve my lace skills. I had started to knit a … Continue reading Oyster Shawl
A few months ago I noticed a new pattern from English girl at Home appear: The Lou Lou dress. It was her first dress pattern and so when Charlotte was looking for people to make and review the pattern I jumped at the chance and was delighted when she gave me the pattern to try. … Continue reading Lou Lou Dress
I'm so excited its nearly Christmas! In just one week I finish work and I cant wait to fully get into the Christmas spirit. In the meantime I have been scouring Pinterest for some Christmas crafting ideas and I thought I'd share some of them with you here: First of all check out this great … Continue reading Pinterest Inspiration: Christmas Crafting
Each year Innocent smoothies run a promotion called the Big Knit where they raise money for Age UK by putting tiny hats on all of their smoothies and for each one sold they donate 25p to Age UK. Age UK is a great charity who provide advice and help to the elderly across the UK. … Continue reading Innocent Big Knit
A couple of weeks ago I took my first trip to Goldhawk road. A quick trip around bloglamd and the sewing community will have you realise that this is THE place to go for fabric shopping in London. I wasn't dissapointed we walked from Kensington gardens through Shephards Bush and arrived at Goldhawk Road. At … Continue reading Goldhawk Road
What a fun month. You should definietly check out all the other #bpsewvember posts over on instagram and also get excited about the new photo challenge from House of Pinheiro! H.