What next?

So I’m supposed to be knitting a beanie for my son.  It’s going to have the Chicago Bears colours, with stripes on the turned up ribbing and then a Fair Isle design.  On Friday I told him I’d aim to get it finished by Monday.  Sadly, an over long car journey got in the way and … More What next?

Here I go again

My friends think I have LOTS of WIPs ( works in progress) but in reality I only have a few.  There’s the lovely aran jacket I started 7 years ago, a crochet blanket for a friend’s wedding gift, a hat for my son and a Minecraft cushion for the same son. I also have yarn … More Here I go again

Simple Slippers

Two years ago I knitted myself a pair of Mary Jane shoe style slippers from a DROPS pattern, apart from an accident involving our beloved dog, Tye, (who passed away last year) they’ve been fantastic and I still love them!  The thing is, I’ve decided it’s time for a new pair but this time I … More Simple Slippers


I’ve got at least 2 ideas buzzing around in my head.  Sadly, it will be a while before I can start either, but I could at least create the patterns only how can I test them?  One pattern will take quite some time to create as it’s a top down Fair Isle sweater.  To be … More Confusion