Knitting Kit #1

Dexter the Dog – from Let’s Knit Magazine Can I just say, I am well chuffed with how this turned out! I wouldn’t give it to a child mind, I’m not sure how robust it is…

Sunday Chill Out

There’s nothing quite like having a lazy Sunday on the sofa. Other half is having a nap, the slow cooker is on for dinner, so I can spread out and work on one of the border panels for my enormous blanket. It started with just a central stockinette stitch panel, but the curls on the…… Continue reading Sunday Chill Out

Progress update

Just under half way through So after casting on on Monday afternoon, I’m about halfway through the chartwork for the ‘No Internet’ Cowl, and I have to say I am loving it! The chart is really easy to read, and it’s sooo satisfying to watch the pattern come together. It has also given me practice…… Continue reading Progress update

Casting On!

Laurence Vagner – a designer after my own heart! I don’t know about the rest of you guys, but I cannot commit to just one project at a time. Also, it’s husbands birthday next week and I am completely in control and have remembered and everything. Anyway, I’m casting on Laurence Vagner’s No Internet Cowl…… Continue reading Casting On!

Baby Marsh Blanket

So my lovely cousin and her husband are expecting their first baby! Queue much excitement, not least because it means I get to knit something beautiful with a purpose. I chose to do the Milestones Blanket by Aimee Alexander which I can heartily recommend. The finished product! It is a very clear pattern, with a…… Continue reading Baby Marsh Blanket