.. and perfectly timed for Christmas. This granny square blanket has been quietly growing while other things went on. I'm really pleased with it - the dark grey really makes the colours pop, but isn't as harsh as black. Today another blanket begins. As before it will be a square a day for 100 days,… Continue reading Finished ..
It's a joy to look out of the window and see the lightest of rain fall! Mid May was the last time it fell here, and the gardens are parched. We had a heavyish fall overnight, so there is no watering can duty today. Today should have been the last cricket match of the season… Continue reading Too hot? Yes! Still too hot!
Other parts of the country have had periods of appalling weather, here, however, it's been almost perfect. Apparently we are about to enter into a small heatwave - and that isn't good news for crochet! The last thing that's needed is snuggling under a blanket in hot temperatures! It should, however, make interesting and vibrant… Continue reading Summer is here!
Once a year there is an online challenge to make something each day for 100 days. This year it began on April 3, and is due to end early next month. I have joined in for a number of years because I actually work in elements of 100 as a personal challenge during the whole… Continue reading On the way to 100
I had no intention of not posting for so long, but sometimes Life gets in the way, and it's a question of just running with it. Flu turned to Bronchitis and then I was forced to go on a cruise to recover! Crochet took a little backseat but I did manage at least one square… Continue reading It’s been a month!
Well, it's moved along a little, but I won't be wearing it this weekend! I began it during the 'flu, and didn't pick it up again until Sunday evening. Wow! Now that I'm further on I can tell you that I love this yarn! Northern Lights by James C Brett has a small proportion of… Continue reading Slow progress
Yes, this might be the first post of two today, but I may run out of time! Firstly, did you catch the recent post on Stashbusters Anonymous? You may like to read it, it might fill in a few gaps! The main purpose of this post, however, is to hilight a project in which you… Continue reading First of two?