Tag Archives: wool

Summer

My goodness, it’s easy to get out of routine in this Summer holiday time, or maybe it’s that it’s hard to get back into routine! Did you have a lovely Christmas and New Year?  We did.  Ma Kettle came and … Continue reading

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Housekeeping

Just a few housekeeping matters. Apologies as I can’t find the email, but someone asked about Jo’s background fabric for her setting triangles.  It’s an Amy Sinibaldi fabric from a couple of years ago, from her Paperie range by art … Continue reading

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On the needles

In between hand piecing, and particularly while I was under the weather, I’ve been knitting.  This time it’s a cardigan for me and as it’s an easy knit, something I could/can do without too much thought.  That comfort knitting when … Continue reading

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A day in town

Miss Helen arrived at my place bright and early on Friday morning and we were both fizzing with excitement about our day.  A train and tram ride later we were at the NGV and in the queue for the Dior … Continue reading

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A colourful yarn

A little while ago my gorgeous friend, Anne sent an email to say watch out for the postie. I was intrigued, as it’s not my birthday. I assumed The Royal Mail (British Post) would be its usual efficient self, but … Continue reading

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Ma Kettle’s show and tell

I spent last weekend with Ma Kettle, and while there I finished her jumper. Yes, it’s finished! No sooner finished than tried on. and such a perfect fit. The collar took the longest and I’m really pleased with how the … Continue reading

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Pretty in pink

While staying with Ma Kettle last week, Ma talked about wanting a new jumper. Normally Ma would knit a jumper herself, but the advent of arthritis has put paid to sustained knitting. I volunteered to undertake this venture (how could … Continue reading

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