Have a wonderful and Happy Easter! I hope you have had a peaceful and wonderful day. This feels like a long time in coming as pao gave up chocolate for Lent and I felt a tiny bit guilty eating it in front of him!!
Archive for March, 2013
I created myself a little secret sock club a while back where I wrapped up a load of stash yarn and now I dip in from time to time to knit a surprise. This time I picked out some Rowan 4 ply. There is quite a bit and I last knit Anna socks which I [...]
Sitting on the couch with a cat, knitting a sock, watching the snow falling. The eagle-eyed amongst you would have spotted that the cat I am sitting with is actually Sirius’ mummy. She is capable of inactivity whilst her son, however, is the most hyperactive puss we know.
(or more accurately, how far I will go for some Brittany Birch needles) Recently, the Royal Mail put up the price for postage of small packages inland and I discovered that a little package of Brittany Birch needles ordered on the internet would cost the same as said needles so economies of scale and all [...]
Dashing through with a quick peek of the exhibition I’ve got some pieces in. My friend Annie from the House of Lavene and I were having great fun with the caterers on Saturday.
Now this would be fun. I don’t know what the Powerball Jackpot sum would be but I guess it is like the lottery here. 1. I’d give some away. I’d love to be able to enable people I care about do interesting things with their lives. 2. I’d pay for pao to have really good [...]
This Monday, I want you to use your imagination as some klutz forgot to charge her camera battery. Several things were achieved this past week, but mainly the finishing of the Dover Castle shawl. And you all correctly said, it would be gorgeous and it is. The grey border sets the lavender off nicely and [...]
I feel this coming week is going to involve a whole series of juggling as I have to be all over the place. I came back from a long day at a craft fair. Not busy. Very very cold to the extent I was still wearing my coat, scarf and gloves hours later and it [...]
Let me tell you a story about this dress, this green, a beautiful, flowy, green dress. I have a friend Anne from House of Lavene who very kindly said that I could include some of my knitted jewellery pieces in her exhibition at the Beaney in Canterbury. When I turned up and admired the dress, [...]
I love going to my friend April’s house. Her cats are complete sops and love to sit on my lap. At one point, I was doing something with April’s laptops whilst stroking both cats.