Category Archives: fibre
The yarn for this jumper, the yellowy-mustardy-goldenness of it, fell into my hands at the same time as the blossoms on our local Kowhai tree came out. Kowhai is the Maori word for ‘yellow’ and the Kowhai tree is riotously … Continue reading
Here, in pictures, is the story of my latest yarn from fibre to chain-plied skein! 200 yards of rainbow-goodness that I can’t wait to knit up!
I have had an entirely selfish Easter Weekend, enjoying pottering and sorting things around the house, doing bits of crafting just for me, and generally enjoying myself before the next busy week begins. I got almost a full spindle of … Continue reading
I started off making tiny little things from simple patterns, mainly from library books. Things like these little boots from ‘Natural Nursery Knits’. Then I realised that buying pattern books was also a lot of fun, so my bookshelf filled … Continue reading