Squeeeee! My new yarn arrived! Its 100% lambswool and so pretty. I bought it from eBay and I’m currently drying a tension square of it on the craft room floor. It’s nice to knit with and feels softer after blocking. I still haven’t decided what to make with it yet; but it comes in a lot of… Continue reading Rainbow Connection 🌈
I’ve finally finished it! Hiraeth Here it is blocking on the craft room floor. Although I’ve knit with this yarn before, I didnt block my last project. 😕 I was surprised by just how much the yarn stretched when it got wet. It was quite scary as I worried I’d ruin it. In the end… Continue reading Hiraeth Shawl
It’s been a few months since I’ve posted. So, what have I been up to? Well, lots of gaming- Twilight Princess HD took up several weeks. I also finished Links Awakening DX. Some amazing tv shows (latest GOT anyone? ) , a few great novels and of course knitting. In May we went camping to the… Continue reading 🌼The Craft Room
The last few weeks I’ve been gaming a lot, Yoshi’s Woolly World has consumed most of my time. It’s so much fun! I have made a fair bit of progress on Hiraeth though. This striped section goes on for a while now . The yarn is so delicate that all the imperfections scream out at… Continue reading An old favourite
Happy New Year to you all! It’s 2016 – I can’t quite believe it. I’m looking forward with excitement to all the woolly projects for the year to come. I’m still working on Hiraeth. I’ll very soon reach 124 stitches which means it’s time to change colour and do the next section. I’m very tempted… Continue reading Start as you mean to go on
So here’s few more tree decorations. There’s some great patters out there! amigurum wreath tiny xmas stocking little snowman The snowman didn’t originally have a nose however I just happened to have some tiny carrots lying around!
It’s Christmas again and the tree is up! I couldn’t help but make some extra decorations… These are the ones I’ve done so far. They look really sweet on the tree and I plan to make some more over the next few nights.