Blockbusters Patchwork Blanket

Hello lovely people! Sorry for the lull between posts, it’s just that……I’m moving house! Aaaaaah! It is the school holidays too, so I am crocheting a massive throw for our house. Not to put over our house….for the sofa…..YOU KNOW WHAT I MEANT! N.B. Blockbusters was a terrible 80’s quiz show in the UK. It […]

I’ve been away, but I’ve been busy!

Hi hi hi hi! It seems like such a long time since I’ve posted. I’ve always been too tired to do so, even though I do peruse everyone else’s posts on WordPress to see what people are doing! Well, I got a new teaching job (permanent! woo hoo!) at a lovely new school; I went […]

Saturday 1st February AKA day off that wasn’t a day off (in pictures)

Hello. Today is my day off. I am meant to relax. I’ve been working hard all week. BUT OH NO I’m having to do loads of stuff for the Vintage Fair next week. I am enjoying preparing for it. Just not with a headache. Here is my day in pictures.     Everything is a […]

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!