Category Archives: gifts

Summer Sewing

The temperature here over the last few weeks has been HOT and extremely humid. It’s not knitting weather. While that’s certainly a shame, I have plenty of other things to be getting on with! Sewing is something that I am … Continue reading

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A Year of Flowers

This year appears to have had a floral theme. I was looking through my photos last night and I found a selection of bouquets, from humble and tumbled to very grand. These have all been given to me at some … Continue reading

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An Unintentional Tradition

It seems that I have made Molly a knitted toy each year. The first one was a bear, I gave it to her on her first birthday. I loved it more than she did but it gets some good playtime … Continue reading

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Advent Calendar

Just before Christmas last year I decided that Molly would enjoy an advent calendar. When my sister and I were little we had one made of fabric with little pockets that were embroidered with numbers for the months. There was … Continue reading

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A Tea-Book as an E-book

Over the Easter break I had time to finish and photograph 3 new patterns. They are all included in one e-book called The Coffee and Tea-book, three easy and modern patterns for keeping your caffeine warm at home or on … Continue reading

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Stranded

I have successfully and very proudly taught myself a new skill! Stranded knitting. It was one of my New Years Intentions actually, so that’s a bonus. Look! Pictures! Two colours! Floats! I know I said this about the first sock I … Continue reading

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A new pattern…finally!

A little while ago I posted a picture of a little painted footprint that I made from my Molly’s wee foot when she was just days old. This pattern is my celebration of those and all the other tiny feet … Continue reading

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