My Cardigan.

I have finished my cardigan. And I love it. It’s very heavy, but really warm – which is exactly what I need in this ‘spring’ weather (rain). It took a lot more wool, time and thinking than I anticipated, but it worked out well.   Collar up!   Or collar down.   I had to […]

The Cardigan Commenceth

I am making a cardigan from granny squares in the nicest (and most expensive) wool I’ve ever used. It is this:   Here is a square:   Here is the waistcoaty bit (I haven’t done the sleeves yet):   It looks quite clumpy at the moment. It won’t. It’s a WIP!

David Bowie phone case and other stuff…

Hola! How’s it going? It’s been a long week. From homeboys ‘bigging up’ my crochet on the bus, to a five-year old saying that I look like a boy then losing my diary AND THEN eating the spiciest Mongolian beef evah! It’s been busy but fun. I even had a lie in on Wednesday. I […]

Benny the Lion and Hexagon Scarf

Hello! I have been very busy this week. I am teaching again, which is wonderful, but very time consuming, so the only thing I have been able to do this week is finish sewing my hexagons together to make a scarf (I know it was going to be a blanket, but I changed my mind) […]

I love birds…

I have an obsession with birds. I must admit, when I saw the sketch from Portlandia where they made fun of people who put birds on everything, it made me feel terrible, but then I laughed. I made this brooch. It’s detailed, so hopefully I can get away from it being made fun of! The […]

Beaded Pendant

I’ve come over all Cleopatra and created a centre piece for a necklace. I get all of my gorgeous beads from the lovely Sheila at FunkyMo, who is one of the nicest people you will ever meet. I will eventually get round to beading a cord for this beauty and attaching a clasp. I basically […]