Show and tell – cuffs; kit news; Sunday musings…

Sunday 28th August 2011

The Moulin Rouge Cuffs have been my best-selling kit since I placed the first kits on this site earlier this month. Here is a pair, knitted in black with hot-pink details, silver beads and pink...

Christmas cards

Thursday 25th August 2011

I have a limited number of Christmas cards for sale.  They come in sets of 10 cards, 5 each of 2 designs.  These are the images: On the front, each card says:  ’tis the season to be...

A love affair

Wednesday 24th August 2011

The most romantic place in the world:  Paris!  Why have I never been there before?  A ridiculous oversight that I have now dealt with and intend to deal with again and again and again… So,...

‘Glow’

Thursday 11th August 2011

In order to cheer up a frankly very disappointing August Thursday (do buck up, August!  I feel like a school Ma’am who is more sad than angry with this particular British summer: ...

Patience patience…

Tuesday 9th August 2011

Not my greatest virtue, patience.  I do have patience with some things, such as knitting.  And gardening.  Oh and queuing, I am very English about queuing and don’t really mind it.  I have...

Kits are available on the site

Monday 8th August 2011

It’s like making bread, the River Cottage way, me and my kits.  Slow.  However, the first 6 are now on the site, under kits. More will be added this month, taking us to 10 or 12 kits and then...

Garden slavery; bread

Friday 5th August 2011

The title of this post is not a complaint.  I have been slaving but so has Mark which of course makes it far quicker and spares my poorly shoulder a bit.  Despite the weather, the garden is booming...

Bread and knitting

Tuesday 2nd August 2011

Bread is a food I have avoided for some time now because I stopped enjoying it and it often made me feel – not ill, but not well.  It disagreed with me.  I went to Glastonbury and bought...