I haven’t bothered blogging about me Made May each week. I honestly don’t think I’ve engaged with it in quite the same way that I have in previous years. But I did quite enjoy being a little bit more thoughtful about what I was wearing each day. And maybe I’ve noticed that I’m developing quite… Continue reading Me Made May roundup
Because of course this is the weather to be talking about cosy socks!! But there you go, I’m trying to catch up on the things that I’ve made and not told you about, so this one may be a little unseasonal. Anyway… on to the socks. The reason these are a little out of season… Continue reading Cosy socks
I love a good Instagram! If, like me, you love Instagram too you can’t have missed the annual ‘best nine’. If you don’t do Instagram, the idea of the best nine is that Instagram will make a collage of your nine most popular (most liked) posts. I can’t resist it! Most of these pictures are… Continue reading The power of nine
Last year I knitted hats for my family, the year before I knit them all thick welly socks, I have kind of begun a tradition where my family rceive knitted goods for Christmas. Just after last year I decided to expand this enterprise to include my partners family too. He only has his parents, a… Continue reading So… many… freakin… socks!!
Don’t you just hate it when someone has a birthday close to Christmas? This means thinking of two gifts rather than just the one! Luckily one of the pre-Christmas birthdays is my Mum, and she’s dead easy to think of gifts for. This year she got a very craft-based gift from me… I made her… Continue reading Birthday hats
And she goes and picks up her knitting needles… because that’s how anyone who knits responds to the news that there’s going to be a new dinky person in the family… right? So I should probably introduce baby… kind of… My brother and sister in law are expecting, and have decided to not find out… Continue reading A new baby you say?
Yeah I got a bit distracted in my last post, I was supposed to be showing you my new socks. Consider this part one of the great summer catch up! Back at the beginning of summer I felt it was time I made another pair of socks for me! But I couldn’t find a pattern… Continue reading So about those socks…