Because I’ve got a lot of gift knitting on the go at the moment, with a very obvious gifting date, I can’t share my usual work in progress… because I know full well some of the giftees read this. So I thought I would share some of my thinking process, or at least some plotting… Continue reading Plotting
You know that moment when you see another blogger wearing the exact garment you know you absolutely must have? We’ve all been there, and the beauty of this particular blogosphere is that all you need is a pattern name to march right out there for supplies to make your own. I had that moment not… Continue reading When all else fails… just make it up
This last week has been horrendous, for Americans with the Trump result, and for everyone else with the Trump result. I have also experienced a pretty grim week which has involved a very bad job interview… where I didn’t want the job anyway so there! But I think the world needs to be brightened up… Continue reading A week which was truly just meh!
I seem to have done quite a bit of this recently. There is a wonderful set of descriptions floating around in the sewing blogosphere to describe the two acts of crafting… selfish sewing/knitting or selfless sewing/knitting. I find these very emotive, possibly because I was brought up a catholic and still experience echoes of the… Continue reading Sewing for others…