The circles are growing and are all too time consuming. A quick post for the round 2’s….. all 156 of them! I’m starting to think I may need more than I thought! Even with a change in the pattern to make the centre bigger I’m still not sure what size this blanket (yep you were… Read More More circles…..
Hello, haven’t been here for a while. Computer technical issues, don’t get me started, but no internet, then folders on the iMac not working, then photos not finding my phone, have all put paid to me posting lately. I’ve been so busy crafting there has been no time to type, but that’ll be in another… Read More Circles everywhere
Who else here enters all these competitions on social media, longing to win, but then with the other thousands of people who enter, never win anything? I enter a few , all yarn based of course……… and I got the best message ever on Friday late afternoon by a tag on Instagram. yarnandcolorsAnd the winners… Read More Yarn and Colours
I’ve come to the conclusion I’m a bit too creative. I know – shocker! I’m sat here, deciding what I should write up and what I should be sharing – then I turned around and looked at my craft corner, which I have to say is completely overflowing! I have so many things that are… Read More Too Creative?
It had to be done. The Pink one loves unicorns, I mean she’s absolutely besotted with them. After Violet the Unicorn made an appearance in our house, I had another bright idea! What every little girl needs is a bag, and a striking bag at that! Thinking cap on, and a new wool delivery later,… Read More Raindrop the Unicorn backpack
The blue one plays golf, and has been in a few competitions. He’s got a set of golf clubs, but they were missing any fancy covers. “Mummy, can you make me some covers- crochet please” was the request this time. But he didn’t want plain ones, oh no, he wanted animals! So chunky yarn was… Read More Golf club covers
It’s definitely feeling like Summer is over, that is if it ever really began! We had a hugely hot June, 34 degrees in some places which for the Uk is just silly as we don’t really do “aircon” more log fires and central heating. Being British most people moaned about the heat….. and then it… Read More Percy the Mini Pumpkin
It had to be done – a trip to a yarn store while in New York. I wasn’t planning on going, I hadn’t research at all. I posted a photo on Instagram and a friend commented that Knitty City and Lion Brand Yarn Studio were worth a visit. So I googled and found where… Read More Lion Brand Yarn Studio
Yes – This amazing flower! I love them! I’ve bought many a plant over the years for my garden, but only one seems to grow, and its putting in a great display right now! It must have about 80 flower heads on it, giving my garden a huge burst of colour, which given the… Read More Echinaeca
OK…… so this is something I’ve been wanting to make for a while, so I thought on this very dull, cold and rainy morning in August that I’d finally spend a bit of time making one! I have my own succulent that lives next to the computer and its thriving! The star of many an… Read More Cosy Plant Pot Pattern