Tag: Knitting

Latest Craft Fair

Took part in the latest craft fair at the Catholic Hall in Swanage. the weather was a bit odd, lot of rolling sea mist but the footfall was good. First time on display for my […]


Baby bootee recipe – 84 Cylinder

My version of a felted baby sock/bootee. Cranked on an 84 cylinder with 4 ply yarn. Only 7 gms per sock. that’s a lot of socks out of one ball….yah Using 100% Hand Wash wool.  Super wash wool will […]


Knitting Latest knit

Knitting Latest knit Had some wool for my birthday and after a couple of false starts on other cardigans I settled for this pattern. The pattern is Kemari by Berroco and the pattern is in […]


Knitting – slip stitch cardigan

Knitting – slip stitch cardigan….. I saw this pattern and just had to knit it. Earhart by Cornelia Tuttle Hamilton It uses a combination of two yarns.  For mine I used Noro Kureyon for the […]


Hand made – amelia dellow designs

Hand made – amelia dellow designs……….  Who is amelia dellow I hear you ask. amelia dellow was my gran on my mums side. When designing patterns and making our hand crafted items a lot of […]


Free Pattern – Easy Knit DK Bear

I’ve been meaning to publish this free pattern for an absolute age. If you wish to print this pattern click on the bear!! Knit in any DK yarn on 3.5mm needles. Description: Medium size bear […]


WordPress – App

I’ve finally succumbed and downloaded the WordPress App for my Ipad.   So if my posts look a bit strange , incomprehensible and the pictures upside down then blame the user of the app (although […]


Life in General – The past week

Well what a week of under achievement!. Having come down with the worst cold I’ve ever had ( no exaggeration) I achieved absolutely nothing this week apart from sniffing, sneezing, blowing my nose and feeling […]


New Knitting workshop for all abilities

I will be working with Julie and Jane Colquhoun to teach a knitting workshop in June. The Yarn Academy are running a mixed ability workshop on the 16th June.  The location will depend on final […]


Knitted and Crocheted Garden exhibition

There has been an exhibition going around the UK.  The exhibition is of garden scenes and flowers. It is a community project and as the exhibition has travelled around more pieces have been added. The […]