Hot on the heels of the fantastic success of our Poppies in both Australia and Europe (and it’s still ongoing here I must admit). I have a little (a very little) spare time on my hands to declutter. And …. horror upon horror, I have decided to cull my yarn stash. This was not a […]Read More OK … I am back!!!
If you are a freeform knitter/crocheter … then you would surely know of Prudence Mapstone. She is the Doyenne of freeform and I have posted about her before. Her colour work (not to mention her knowledge of stitchery) is simply mind bogglingly beautiful, creative, so so so clever and really at the very top of […]Read More Freeform Knitting : Prudence Mapstone
Excitement abounds : the 2013 Scarf Festival theme has been announced by the National Wool Museum in Geelong (Victoria, Australia). Home… What does home mean to you? How will you say it in a scarf? For 2013 the National Wool Museum invites scarf makers from across the globe to answer a most heartfelt question – […]Read More 2013 Scarf Festival : National Wool Museum
Sometimes, life just gets in the way of blogging and that’s how it’s felt for me over the last couple of weeks. I have not done nearly enough knitting because firstly, someone introduced me to WORDS WITH FRIENDS. If you are not familiar with WORDS WITH FRIENDS – it’s basically online scrabble. Oh dear!!!! And […]Read More Dear Blog … I Feel You’ve Been Neglected
Great news (at least for me) I have now locked in a couple of knitting/crochet workshops at Open Drawer in Camberwell. On 27 March I will be running a FREE Crochet Coral Workshop – 10.30 a.m. to 3.30 p.m. Bring your yarn to share with the group, crochet hooks and your own chair (would be great if you booked […]Read More Workshops are Locked In
I have not posted for a while, busy with work, family, summer, tennis, cricket and enjoying for the most part the warmer weather and the longer days. The hectic Christmas/New Year rush is long behind me. Unfortunately, there has been far too little knitting, despite being very keen to get moving. I have put together outlines for […]Read More Yarn Bombing
My most favourite fashion accessories label d-lux has finally gone online. Now you can buy your next favourite scarf 24/7 for delivery to almost anywhere in the world. Woohoo? If you want to look at the new d-lux site (eye candy) visit http://www.d-luxonline.com … and they have a prize draw if you sign up for […]Read More THE WORLD HAS CHANGED IRREVOCABLY …..