Crochet Progress Update, Ordered More Yarn, Cross Stitch Update

Hi all, sorry it’s been a while! I started a new job a few weeks ago so most of my time and headspace has been spent on that, but I’ve been itching to get back on here! Here is how my Hobbii crochet shawl is going: I probably would have finished it by now butContinue reading “Crochet Progress Update, Ordered More Yarn, Cross Stitch Update”

I’m Learning About Different Knitting Styles

I have been knitting regularly for about three years now, ever since I finally understood how to do a knit and a purl stitch. Yet it is only now that I am learning about the different “styles” of knitting – the way one holds the needles and yarn while doing so. I think you couldContinue reading “I’m Learning About Different Knitting Styles”

Knitting Haul and Crochet Progress

Following on from my last post, I have finally received my gorgeous circular wooden extra large knitting needles after what felt like forever! But was only a few days. “Needles”s to say, I am delighted. They are made of maple wood and brass! Check them out in my video below: I have begun my shawlContinue reading “Knitting Haul and Crochet Progress”

She is purling again! WIP and plans…

I’ve started knitting Christmas presents. I know it’s early but I am a verrrry slow worker! I’m also really excited because I’ve gone on a massive knitting/crochet shopping spree. Here is a photo of what I got off eBay for a fiver, plus my current knitting project (Mr. Happy kit from a knitting mag): It’sContinue reading “She is purling again! WIP and plans…”

Knit in Public Day 2021, Unpicking and A Little Homebrewing!

Today, Saturday 12th of June was a special day for us knitters: Knit in Public Day! I marked the occasion by knitting in public, of course! I didn’t have anywhere in particular to be, so I chose to walk to my local nature reserve where I could pick some elderflowers and knit there. It wasContinue reading “Knit in Public Day 2021, Unpicking and A Little Homebrewing!”