In my last post, I wrote about the fun and frolics of this year's summer, with a promise of further reflections about my souvenir stack of books. As I mentioned previously, I try not to bring physical books into our apartment these days. We have just about enough space for the books currently in our … Continue reading Autumn Reflections on Summer High Jinks: Part Two
I finished this Japanese flower shawl a few weeks ago, and the first opportunity to block it came only recently. I was slightly worried that it would take me forever to block, because I assumed that I would need to pin every single petal. Happily, this turned out not to be the case - the … Continue reading Off the Hook
I adore knitting - it is probably my main go-to craft. Nevertheless, it is always nice to have a break and venture into some of the other yarn-related territory that is available. I have had, for a while, this collection of Buachaille yarn, produced by Kate Davies Designs. It is a gorgeous, 100% Scottish wool … Continue reading On the Hook
....a lovely big parcel arriving in the post! I am a very lucky knitting bunny today. Hub has bought me a gorgeous new knitting reference book and it landed this morning. I ordered it from the gorgeous Loop knitting shop - they sent it to me extremely quickly and beautifully wrapped... I almost did not … Continue reading Knitting Happiness Is….