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Apologies for going off of the radar for a couple of weeks. They say it never rains when it pours! Not true! My beloved Vaio (laptop) has gone to the happy technological hunting ground! Hubby and I were supposed to go on an overdue trip to Wales which did not go exactly to plan! I did however make… Continue reading Crochet is Therapy!
I am really sorry that it has taken a hot minute to get this review published! I am really nervous about this new part of my blog and I wanted to do Maxime the justice they so clearly deserve! Here goes…….. Walking into Maxime Wools is like walking into Aladdin’s cave! I’m instantly drawn to… Continue reading Woolly Review! – Maxime Wools
Initial Thoughts – There is nowhere that provides comprensive and clear (unbiased) reviews of retailers. What do they offer? What brands are available? What price ranges? Is this a retailer I want to spend my hard earned cash with? Are the staff friendly? What else do they offer? Are they involved in the community? As… Continue reading Woolly Retailer Reviews!
My internet feeds were going mad over the Virus Shawl. I was instantly drawn in by the lovely stitch work. I am not usually a lover of shawls and much prefer cowls or scarves. I thought this would be a good pattern to try out as it would be something I had never made before.… Continue reading Virus Shawl – Experience & Finished Shawl
My hubby really wanted a dense hat with a basic pattern effect. He also wanted it in camo! I have search the internet and found lots of camo print yarn but nothing which would be easily available. Camo is green and brown, right! So why not mix 2 balls of DK to make my own… Continue reading Ribbed Hat – Custom Made!
I was asked by a work colleague to make an Owl Cocoon. I was provided with the below photo: If the pattern was going to be anywhere, it’ll be on Ravelry! The pattern was really easy to find – Baby Owl Cocoon by ShiFio’s Patterns. I purchased the pattern for £3.54. The patterns covers from premmie to… Continue reading Pattern Review – Owl Cocoon by ShiFio’s Patterns
Yarn bombing AKA Yarn Storming, Guerrilla Knitting, Kniffiti, Urban Knitting & Graffiti Knitting!!! It is a form of street art and I love it! It is a great form of self expression using my fave craft. It shows that knitting and crochet is not just an art for the golden oldies! It is fresh and… Continue reading Yarn Bombing!!! Let’s make it happen?