Christmas Knitting Workshop

Wednesday 22nd August 2012

I am not going to apologise for using the ‘C’ word.  It’s going to get here, whether we think it’s still summer or not.  It’s not, by the way.  Summer was on Monday....

Life in the old dog yet

Tuesday 21st August 2012

Roo, jealous by nature, feels that recently his little brother Arthur has been hogging all the lime-light. So, 18 months since his last major surgery, he agreed to pose for an impromptu photo-opp. ...

Crochet, 22 September, my place, OK? Oh and some magic

Sunday 19th August 2012

Come on over to Court Cottage, for I have one space left on the amazing Dr Donna’s Crochet Magic workshop.  You know you want to learn this dark-art, don’t be scared, I promise...

Ravelry

Sunday 19th August 2012

I’m on Ravelry. Yeah, it’s only taken me eleventy years and a whole lot of prodding from faithful friends, one of whom has just gone ahead and got me all dressed up and ready for the...

Brave little soldier

Wednesday 15th August 2012

Arthur is poorly.  He came in from the garden at the weekend – minus a whole claw – the entire thing, ripped off, just a bleeding stump of claw-bed left.  We have no idea how this can...

Some new designs

Friday 10th August 2012

Caving inspired designs, soon to be kits, all knitted up, with the versions you see here knitted and checked by the amazing Fiona, patt checked and raring to go. First, The Singing River Shrug:...

Food love re-kindled

Saturday 4th August 2012

So in an attempt to get the food love re-ignited, I went right back to basics and cooked 2 quiches, my all-time favourite food that I kind of went off due to making them too often for workshops.  I...

Just for one moment

Saturday 4th August 2012

Last week, I went to M&S in Bristol.  The one in Cribbs Causeway where I used to work – not that I worked in M&S, I worked in John Lewis for Rowan Yarns.  I was with Mark, Florence...

Cooking, shopping and the self-service check-out

Thursday 2nd August 2012

I have lots of patience for some things, such as: Knitting:  I am usually calm in the face of my errors, the need to pull the knitting back, or ideas that just don’t work out.  I will...