Sweetheart socks and Cat

Sweetheart socks and Cat

I’d finished the socks this Friday and decided to do some photos, get the math finalized and publish pattern by October 30th. I’m still on track for that, but the cat was all interested in ‘helping’ with these photos. My concern is that although adorable 

Upcoming patterns

I thought people might be interested in knowing what’s in the pipeline for the rest of 2020. I’ve got the following patterns on track for publication through to December: Bread & Roses shawl – this is a beaded right angle shawl in a deep V 

Winter Rose Cowl – New things to learn

Winter Rose Cowl – New things to learn

Another photo shoot. A triumph and a learning experience all at the same time. The beauteous Steph has been my model for this wonderful winter rose cowl that I finished recently. She graciously did the photos I requested from her so that I could publish 

New project

New project

I have finished my winter rose jeweled cowl and I’m starting the scarf. Very exciting. I love the yarn I picked for this one – deep peacock green in a merino/silk blend. It’s going to be luxurious. Right now it is a theoretically work in 

Bad Hair Day Hat – Part 3

Bad Hair Day Hat – Part 3

Pattern is now completed. All I need to do is take my 3 pages of scribbled notes and turn that into something usable by other people. I have 3 sizes and it is a great little pattern. The wool that I used means that you 

Bad Hair day hat – part 2

Bad Hair day hat – part 2

I’m very happy with the way this has turned out. I ended up doing a couple of different hats as I played around with the fair isle pattern for the nicest one. I think I have the pattern down now. The hat shown just had 

Bad Hair Day Hat

Bad Hair Day Hat

I have quarantine hair. It is longer than I’d like and it’s not so much ombre as 3 inches of roots showing. I’ve also decided there are days when washing your hair is optional in a pandemic. Fortunately I have a solution: The bad hair