This is very exciting! My yarn is at the Knitting & Stitching Show at Alexandra Palace until Sunday 14th, courtesy of the wonderful Stealthbunny on stand TGF7. Here is some of it!
Author Archives: Cecilia
Last Christmas, we were given a calendar of pointless words. It’s called Forgotten English and on the whole it’s pretty obvious why. Today’s word, however, is a good one. “Snocksnarls – all of a heap; generally used of entangled thread”. … Continue reading
On Friday arrived a wonderful parcel for Pakistan from Otiva on Ravelry: 24 colourful and expertly-knitted little hats, made by her and her mother. How wonderful! Thank you so much to both of you! Another parcel arrived last week – … Continue reading
Tomorrow, Jan & I are exhibiting at this: So I have been very busy making things, which also happens to be What I Mostly Did On My Holidays
Today the postman brought the first parcel with some things for Pakistan: Two gorgeous, beautifully-knitted hats from Wendoline on Ravelry (accompanied by some rather splendid Wensleydales!). Thank you ever so much, Wend!
I don’t much enjoy the clocks going back – mostly because I get very hungry! It suddenly seems such a long wait between rushing around doing the evening outdoor jobs and Graham getting home so we can have dinner. However, … Continue reading
I’d love to say I’m such a Super-Knitter that I whisked this one up last night… But that would be a fib! I love my Work-in-Progress Box!!! This is a large chest which lives in the sitting room and in … Continue reading
I’ve been mustering my thoughts & photos for a nice, long What-I-Did-On-My-Holidays post, but events which have been so far running rather vaguely in parallel universes (accounts…tax return…Woolfest stall applications…forthcoming exhibition…commissions…) have converged. I have realised with horror that it … Continue reading
Extreme old age finally caught up with poor Sasha
I have a poor sense of smell. Actually, “poor” is the wrong word. “Silly” is better.