January has been an interesting month. Unlike last year it has been particularly gloomy for several days. The few that have been sunlit have been such a blessing. Today was such a day, although this evening is wet. Nights have been very dark. The moon isn't rising until the early hours (this morning it rose… Continue reading Temperature update
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
For some reason the link to the Stashbuster didn't work in the last post. It's now fixed and you can find it here. I'll be posting more about the #nuvofelttemperature2018 later today. If you aren't a crocheter you can adapt the idea to another technique - for example, patchwork, canvaswork or knitting. If you have… Continue reading Oops!
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!
December is under way. Are you ready for the festivities? I'm not. The main temperature blanket is put away until I've finished the many pressing chores that I have to do in a short space of time. I'm allowing myself the luxury of one crocheted square a day for the time being. Comparing last December… Continue reading First four days
I'm so glad I kept records! I wanted to choose a linking colour to join the four seasonal elements that have been finished with different colours - Parchment, Stone, Camel and Gold. I have no idea yet how the final blanket will be finished ( as far as the final edging is concerned) because once… Continue reading Three down, one to go
This is a quick post, just to show you the progress on the Temperature Blanket. Here is November joined to it's Autumn fellows. It wasn't easy to photograph, and this line wasn't really the best place, but it will have to do It's actually upside down, but the little taggy things kept getting blown by… Continue reading It’s coming together