Shameless Dachshund post; free pattern; workshop news

Friday 28th October 2011

Wow, I’ve been away from AC-S Land for far too long and therefore a huge back-log of news to share with you has piled up in the linen cupboard.  This is why the title of this post is not so...

Workshop news

Thursday 20th October 2011

I have 3 Court Cottage workshops already available for 2012, in January (fully booked), March and April.  I have now added a fourth – and I think, final 2012 workshop – for 20 October...

Pride

Wednesday 19th October 2011

That’s what I feel when someone knits who didn’t knit before I taught them, or someone improves who mightn’t have done so before.  Or when someone moves a little out of their...

22 October Knitted Christmas Gift course – a place is now available

Thursday 13th October 2011

Just a quick post to say that a very late drop-out on the course on 22 October has freed up a space which I’d love to fill with a happy, laid-back knitter seeking same.  It’s like a...

Random musings; and dachshund matters

Tuesday 11th October 2011

I have 2 mini-Dachshunds as regular readers might know.  Rupert, Senor (senior) Dachshund, who is almost 8;  and Arthur, his little half-brother who is almost 3.  Dachshunds are odd little dogs. ...

Little Wooden Hill Baby Blanket kit now available; and other kit news

Monday 10th October 2011

There is a new kit available, it is the Little Wooden Hill Baby Blanket, a small but perfectly formed moses basket or pram blanket.  You can view the details here. I really like this sort of...

Embrace the inner nerd

Sunday 9th October 2011

Hello, my name is Alison and I’m a nerd. Well, I feel better already!  Nerds.  Come on, if you’re a nerd or you think you might be, or you live with one, let’s get together and...

Back from the forest

Tuesday 4th October 2011

I adore the New Forest.  It’s just so lovely there, busy I grant you, but still big enough to seem un-cluttered.  And on a weekend such as the one we just had, it was actually perfect: This...