New Designs on the Site; Workshop Up-Date

Sunday 23rd February 2014

I have added two new patterns to buy. There is Cave Pearls Throw and Mitts in Cocoon (and no, there is no end to the Cave Pearls collection, we now have seven options and I’m not planning on...

The Cave Formerly Known As Contour

Tuesday 18th February 2014

…but now this cave is called Sludge Pit Hole.  Seriously?  Sludge Pit Hole?  This is a cave that is not getting a knitting design named after it.  I can’t imagine presenting you with...

More Half-Moons Seen Over Somerset (AKA: I am repeating the sold-out Half-Moon Shawl event)

Monday 17th February 2014

I’m still mooning about with shawls – crescents and full moons will be next, but for now, I am repeating the Half-Moon Day on 14 June. This is also running (and is sold out) in February...

Knit With Me @ Hulu Crafts in Devon on 1 March

Saturday 15th February 2014

On the 1st of March I am teaching how to knit my Double Pots Mittens in the round, at the lovely yarn-and-fabric emporium that is Hulu Crafts in Modbury, Devon. Here they are, looking very fetching...

The Great Banana Riot; Ballet; Flooding

Thursday 13th February 2014

First up, bananas. If you are ‘friends’ with me on Facebook, you will know that a storm of controversy broke out last weekend when I posted about bananas. Basically, this is what...

Half-Moon in February

Wednesday 12th February 2014

The February Half-Moon Shawl course is now full, hurrah! I am running it again in September and that is also full.  But if you think you might like to make one of these:   Or these:   then...

Places Available on 22 February for Half-Moon Shawl Course

Monday 10th February 2014

Maybe it’s the bad weather, but I have had two cancellations for my course on 22 February and another person has warned me that they may also be unable to come.  Fear not, the course is still...

Bump

Saturday 8th February 2014

Here’s a finished Bump Bag: I love the strong, zingy colours.  This Bump was knitted by Sue.  I also have a pic of another colourway that a customer made which I will dig out and add next. If...

Teaching Dates 2014

Friday 7th February 2014

I’m going to be out and about quite a bit this year.  Here are some of my non-Court Cottage teaching dates for independent yarn shops and other centres, so far for 2014, up to and including...

Win a Workshop Place With Me: The Knitter Magazine

Thursday 6th February 2014

If you get The Knitter magazine, you can enter their competition to win a place at one of my workshops.  The competition details can be viewed here.  And on page 26 of The Knitter, issue 68. The...