Last week I had to head up to Lancaster for a work meeting and so whilst I was there I paid a visit to my parents for the weekend. It just so happened that the Knit and Stitch show was on at Rheged in Penrith. So, of course, we went. I had so much fun. … Continue reading Knit and Stitch Show
Not only was this weekend a long one with two bank holidays at either end it was also my birthday! This meant I didn't have to feel quite so guilty about spending the whole time crafting! The first three days of the four day weekend I was bundled up with a cold - the perfect … Continue reading Birthday Goodies
Earlier this week I had a very stressful time whilst knitting. Now, knitting is something that I usually find quite relaxing - but not this time. I was nearing the end of my ball of yarn and I wanted to squeeze as much out of it as possible. I was getting towards the end of … Continue reading Weekend WIPs – the end of the ball
This would normally be the time for my weekend WIPs post but this weekend has been full of things. Just not much crafting. I did manage to get my Capri trousers finished but more on those another day once I have taken some photos. Other than that I managed a few rows of knitting but … Continue reading Stash sorting
Another long weekend is over! I hope everyone made the most of it! I don't have a lot to show you for this weekends progress as my dropbox became full without me realising so none of my photos have uploaded but I can tell you about what I got up to and hopefully manage to … Continue reading Spring Bank Holiday Weekend WIPs
It's day 5 of knitting and crochet blog week! Today we have been tasked to do something a bit different. This involves blogging in a different style to normal. Now, I usually blog about my makes and how they are progressing. sometimes I even have a finished project to share with you. So today I … Continue reading KCBW6 Day 5: Something A Bit Different
This week is knitting and crochet blog week, the brain child of Eskimimi Makes! Its a chance to try out something new whilst celebrating everything to do with planning creating and using your knitting and crochet. I'm really excited to be taking part this year and am looking forward to a week of trying new … Continue reading KCBW6 Day 1: If You Were Yarn
I love to use Ravelry to find new patterns or just to search for ideas about what I could knit or crochet next. However, I currently seem to use the library and queue functions interchangeably to save links to patterns I want to try or more often than not I just pin them to my … Continue reading I think I am using Ravelry wrong.