I’ve been looking forward to having some raised vegetable beds in the garden since moving into this house a few years ago. I miss growing fruit and veg, so in my head, I could see raised veg beds, a greenhouse and fruit you could just […]
People have been going nuts about the uber long graduations of Scheepjes Whirls and what you can make with them. So much so I’ve finally succumbed and started knitting one up into a shawl. My pattern of choice for this being a Stormy Sky Shawl, […]
Have you considered using an Ecoegg for your washing? At the beginning of last year (about 15 months) or so ago we decided to try one the egg things that you put in the washing machine instead of washing powder/tablets/pods etc. So what is an […]
Finally, I’ve got another vlog up on the YouTube channel. I know… it’s been months since the last one. Sometimes I think this blog and the YouTube channel are a little bit cursed. I just start to get into a routine with them and WHAM something happens to disrupt it all.
I knit a lot of socks, but I don’t often add patterns or embellishments that I’d designed myself. Over years I’ve refined a pattern which I carry around in my head for a plain sock which usually forms the basis of all the socks I make. So when I finished the ‘Long long Witchy Socks’ and immediately cast on a pair of ankle socks I was slightly surprised to discover I really wanted to add a small amount of patterning.