Well I’ve managed to get back into knitting a few pieces over the last few weeks. I’ve finished a plain baby hat and socks for a work colleague. Also started a lovely scarf for my husband. Its the first ‘big’ thing I’ve knitted for him but pleased so far. The wool is super soft and […]
A few snaps of my first jumper. I love this grey, I have knitted some lovely leg warmers in this colour as well.
Here are a few pictures of the passport holder I made.tinpr
Hello there! Apologies for the long gap between posts. In truth I’ve not knitted very much lately, it has been an epic journey to finish a few pieces so I guess this will be a round up blog entry. In April I designed my first pattern, a gift for a friend – a simple passport […]
Here are three completed pieces for the group knits project I have been talking about. The hat is a stripy version of Frederica Patmore’s baby’s first hat pattern from the Knitting Book. The bootees are based on a pattern called Saartje’s Bootees by Saartje de Bruijn (and possibly the cutest thing ever knitted). I used […]
I posted a while ago about the Group Knits dilemma and pondering different ideas of items we could make. Last night the reduced in numbers knit club met to begin our projects. We’ve decided on a simple squares and rectangles bear (with hat and scarf) plus some bootees a newborn hat and a cardigan. So […]
… to knit something. After a tough and late-night filled working week inspiration finally hit last night in the form of some green wool I spied in my nan’s knitting basket. For those who don’t know me well, my nan was the person who taught me how to knit. Sadly she passed away last year […]