Yes really! They are absolutely good for your health… and I’ll tell you why! Be warned… this post is going to get wordy!! I have quite an invested interest in mental health and self esteem, and I was scrolling through my feed on bloglovin the other day and was struck with how wonderful craft blogs… Continue reading Why blogs are good for your health
The last time Mum visited me and the sister up north she mentioned with her usual ‘brick to the face’ subtlety that she really liked my take on the Age of Brass and Steam shawl, and that she could have one of those… ok Mum message received! Plans for the upcoming Mother’s Day were underway…… Continue reading And Mum receives more knitwear
As you will well know I mostly limit my sewing to clothing, but while I may think through what clothes I need and what gaps there are in my wardrobe, I have until now been ignoring a glaring and gaping hole in my daily needs… My big knitting projects… my poor jumpers and cardigans… which… Continue reading A foray into baggies
These socks are record breakers, my own personal record for the slowest knitted socks ever!! I started them at the beginning of September for freaks sake, and only finished them a week ago. They just seemed to take forever!! But they’re here and done… and they were sooooo worth it. The pattern is the ‘Show… Continue reading Showing off my show off socks
Last time I took you through a tale of woe… and a surprising amount of fury… but not today! Oh no, today I have a joyful tale full of smugness and even more smugness. And to add just that little bit more smug to the massive pile of smug over there… this project was a… Continue reading Sewing win!!