Author Archives: Cecilia

Just A Word

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

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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

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Wood & Wool

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

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The first parcel!

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!

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A New Appeal

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

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