If you have never come across Ravelry.com before, then let me tell you, it's one of the best resources online for knitters and crocheters. It is completely free to register and use and contains hundreds of thousands of patterns for knitters and crocheters, both free...
We've all done it. We've all been seduced by the beautiful colours in the skein, only to find that the knitted or crocheted fabric leaves a lot to be desired. Sometimes it's a strange pooling effect, sometimes it looks like a new and weird army camouflage and...
Two crocheted hats and an amigurumi bear made with the leftovers.
A six month round up of the latter half of the year. There’s a reason I’ve been quiet – I’ve been getting on with stuff!
This week I cashed in one of my birthday presents – a thoroughly enjoyable felting afternoon with Linda Irving. I took along this silk chiffon scarf that I had dyed and she took me through the process of nuno felting it.
A colourful and complex crochet shawl made in the depths of winter, but with sunshine in mind.
It’s not the most exciting of tales, but here’s the (very long) story of our house move from Portpatrick to Drummore.
If you’ve read any other posts here, I’m sure you are aware that I seem to be metamorphosing into a textile artist. I am drawn to fibre, yarn and dyes more than anything at the moment.
Take one beautiful white linen top and spend the weekend splashing it around in buckets of dye.
What's your next project?
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