Yes, April was finished last Thursday evening. Phew! Now I can get on with May, which is a little more colourful. I have a few things on the back burner which I'll share with you over the next weeks but one thing is for certain - I won't be starting July until June is finished… Continue reading I did it!
I have really enjoyed using these colours. It's been secretly in progress during the trials and tribulations of the Spirit of April. No view of the finished blanket for a while, though, as it's intended as a gift. The colours used are Stylecraft colours. Don't forget that you can make 120 different squares with just… Continue reading Five Colour Friday
To say that it's been 'warm' here is a bit of an understatement! According to the thermometer the garden temperature is currently 30 deg C. The days have been sunny and warm - each day fielding glorious blue skies and no rain in evidence at all. If the heat continues we will probably be under… Continue reading Flaming June!
This granny square is a mix of yarns. I've chosen some by Cygnet and a few from Scheepjes. All are double knitting. Cygnet: Barley, Soft Coral and Harvest Scheepjes: Knokke and Nijmegen If you wish to indulge you can buy them all from Mrs Snufflebean. You could make a whole blanket with 120 different combinations… Continue reading Five Colour Friday
I love working with colour, so this project has been very satisfying. It took just a little over a month, but I could have finished more quickly if I hadn't had other projects to keep me occupied too. I used Stylecraft Special DK - as I've told you before, it's the only yarn I can… Continue reading Rainbowitis – all done!
Fancy a new project? This post introduces a new occasional series of posts with suggestions for colour schemes. I'm sure I've told you before that I love playing with colour, well these will feature some small combinations that will also act as 'aides memoires' for me too. This collection features 5 colours from the Stylecraft… Continue reading Five Colour Friday
I'm not sure if I've said it here before, but I love playing with colour. No, that isn't true. I just - love colour! If I had the time I could happily spend the day combining swatches, playing with paints and other wet media, and more. Of course, there isn't time for that - but… Continue reading Always keep an open mind!