When we are planning a project and ordering the yarn, it is always sensible to add one or two more skeins/hanks/balls to the basket to make sure we have more than enough. We never know what will happen with the pattern we're knitting or crocheting - we want to lengthen a jumper or cardigan, our… Continue reading Projects For Leftover/Spare Yarn
I'm not getting off to a good start with the idea of sharing the month's craft musings on a regular basis. We are now into March and all I have are crafting goals. That's good enough in a sense but it isn't really what I want, particularly for this blog and my own crafting accomplishments.… Continue reading Project Catch Up and Monthly Musings.
Hello! Recently, I published a post based on my highs and lows of 2019 and now it is time to be in a more positive mindset with my knitting and crochet. This means creating some goals for the new year and making it bigger and better than ever. Finish all my incomplete and languishing WIPs.… Continue reading Crafting Goals For 2020
2019 was the year to tell me how grateful I was for being a crocheter and knitter. It gave me a distraction when I couldn't focus on a book, and helped me to cope with the challenges the year brought It was everything I needed it to be, but like everything, it wasn't perfect. It… Continue reading Crafting Highs and Lows of 2019
Hello! On the back of my blanket post a month or so ago where I rambled about the blankets I was making, I thought I would update you with the other works in progress I have on the go. Currently, there are two piles of WIPs - the "active" pile and the "temporarily inactive" pile.… Continue reading WIP Update: I’m Drowning In WIPS!
If there's one thing I know about crafting and in particular, crochet and knitting, it is easy to make the projects that are comfortable and enjoyable. For me, it's blankets. I can make blanket after blanket and not get bored. I also find it a nice way of trying different stitches. However, something will ultimately… Continue reading Whenever is it the right time to step out of one’s comfort zone?