With Easter right around the corner I thought I would share my super duper cute little bunny pattern. So this pattern is one I designed many many years ago when I decided I want to make patterns. But nothing came from it. It took about 5 years to get round
So with my tendonitis acting up I thought it would be the perfect time to update you on hexipuff blanket where I first posted about it here. In all honestly I’ve been rubbish with it. I’ve been so busy with other projects I keep forgetting about it, however I haven’t
So last year I started making lots more knitted jumpers than I’m used to. Mainly because I found when I had made a jumper I found it really rewarding once I had made it, but also because using someone else’s pattern can help you learn how each garment works up.
So whenever I’m talking to someone who’s wants to start knitting and are going to attempt their first project that requires the correct gauge to get the correct size (projects like jumpers and cardigans, not so much like toys). A gauge swatch is important for both knitting and crochet To
After spending lots of time watching Storybots with the boy and singing about dinosaurs over and over and over and over again, I thought it would be a great idea to make the boy some dinosaurs for Christmas presents. Starting with Triceratops. Triceratops So I found this really cute pattern
After years of only having cats to worry about destroying Christmas (decorations that is), the time has finally come for me to worry about my cheeky little monkey destroying it. Having to put all the decorations back up doesn’t worry me at all, but the thought of them breaking does.
It’s not something I do very often but sometimes it what’s needed for the look I want to create, or just repairing something. Sometimes you do need to sew, especially when normal clothing didn’t fit, like my boots. Every time I go to buy boots I have the hardest time
After been given to 2 large balls of Aran wool. Hayfield bonus aran. I thought I would finally make myself a snuggly cable jumper. It seems like I have a bit of an obsession with cable knits at the moment. I want every think made with cable knitting. Even though
Story time. Ever since my little monkey was born I wanted him to have personalised, well was going to say Christmas decorations but really just everything personalised. I wanted to get him an advent calendar that could last him forever but we’re coming up to our 3rd Christmas and I
Finding the pattern So with all the knitting and crochet I somehow do, I obviously have plenty of yarn left over. Most of the yarn I have is double knit. With a lot of the same weight but different colours I need something patchwork-like. The first think of is a