Who doesn't love the chance to both knit and sew whilst discussing it every step of the way with a group of like-minded crafters? I personally love it and the Outfit-Along has not disappointed. For those who missed my previous post about this and have no idea what I'm talking about it is a challenge … Continue reading OAL2016 is complete!
Just thought I'd give you all a quick update to explain my absence this week! My partner, Rob, is currently taking part in the 3 peaks yacht race. This is a crazy event where teams of 5 sail up the west coast of the UK dropping off a pair of runners at various points asking … Continue reading Slow Progress
As Me-Made-May draws to an end I have been thinking about what I could do to keep the part of my brain busy that enjoys snooping looking at all the amazing things everyone else has been making. I thought I would be at a loss come June. However, the awesome crafting community has come to … Continue reading Outfit along 2016
Last weekend I had to take a long train joureny and so needed something to knit. All the projects I had on the go required multiple balls of yarn - not ideal for train knitting. So I decided it was time to get started on another cardigan. I have been eyeing up Vianne, another Andi … Continue reading Matching a pattern to your style
The Selfish Sweater Knitalong is an event designed to allow knitters to make something for themselves after a long period of gift knitting in the run up to Christmas. It is run by Andi Satterlund of Untangling Knots, who has some amazing patterns for a range of knitted jumpers and cardigans. I had never knitted … Continue reading Miette Cardigan
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