Yesterday was not the best day of the year, but we had no snow, a little wind and a touch of rain. The sun even managed a little shining at one point, but I was too slow with the camera to catch it! Today is similarly grey at the moment. But there is a brightness… Continue reading Happy New Year
So here we are at the end of the year. It's been a year filled with crochet and more. I hope your year has been as good as mine. We have had our ups and downs, but I have tried to always look for the positive, and that has certainly brought me through. Much of… Continue reading Stash, Scrap and Temperature!
November is a very busy month here. There is a lot going on, much to do and, frankly, not much time for crochet. However, I have managed to keep up to date with the temperature blanket (lterally 10 minutes a square) and made a start on the Spirit of November. It's only a start, especially… Continue reading November Mix and Match
... quietly waiting in the wings (and in need of a lot more work). Little did I imagine that a Temperature Blanket would be the gateway to inspiration! It was intended to be a record of the seasons from December to November, but the project has turned into something much bigger. You will remember that… Continue reading Meanwhile…
The squares for the Spirit of October are complete - apart from the ends, of course. The joining has begun, and it won't be too long before I can start on the border. I tried to take a photo, but it's a very dull day! I'll be working on it again tomorrow. Come back tomorrow… Continue reading October is almost done!
Here we are in November. October was an interesting month for us, a visit to Edinburgh wasn't planned until almost the last minute, and ran hot on the heels of our cruise. We have no plans for travel now until next year - but who knows where fancy might take us if my other half… Continue reading October
Another month - another Spirit blanket. Yes, I’ve started the one for October. I haven't done much so far - other things keep getting in the way. However, it feels amazing to be on the penultimate Spirit blanket. I didn't expect to get this far. Next month will see the end of this project (apart… Continue reading And so another begins…