I am very happy with the arrival of spring even though Monday looked like this in my neck of the woods... But well, it was a good excuse to stay home and go on with all my WIPs (works in progress for the unitiated). So I did make some progress on my mitered blanket for … Continue reading What I am working o…
I hope you are well... I am just recovering from high fever and was quite tired at the beginning of the week. However, I found it hard to just sit and do nothing so I looked up on Ravely and found the most fun washclothes to knit... Well, they are called dishclothes, but I do … Continue reading Easy knitting for illness days…
Earlier this week I was asked on Instagram (pop over @cathgb14 !) what I was doing... It was not the best days, as I was frogging socks I was not pleased with (whatch this space, pattern coming soon !) and also frogging a crochet blanket that had gone way to large... It happens. I am … Continue reading From frog to finish
I am trying to finish my works in progress before we all go visit my family (and hopefully ski too !)... I finished my pair of sicks last week, a pussy hat and today I did cast off a shawl started, hem, more than a year ago And I am quite proud ! Now I … Continue reading Finishing off
After spending half a day tidying the second boy's bedroom (I nearly chocked because of the dust.. Shame on me !), I deserved a break... I took out the sewing machine and stopped a moment. What to do ? First boy is forever misplacing his one and only pyjama top, the one with long sleeves. … Continue reading Sewing sunday
This month I am trying to knit a pair of socks every month. Here are my january socks Knitted in Drops Fabel grey and variegated Drops Delight, they are super soft and comfy ! I used the same basic patternmybstars stars socks, alternating row between grey and green/purple. I love the result ! And you ? … Continue reading More socks
Avoriaz cowl is very warm and comfy, ideal to tuck under a coat to brave the cold ! Parmelan hat is soft and swishy, perfect to brighten up a grey day. Both are now available in the shop (follow the link at the top of my homepage).