Summer Cardigan Knitting
I’ve taken a break from sewing, mainly because I got a little obsessed with finishing the body in my Paulie Cardigan. After what seems like months of knitting stockinette, I’ve finally finished the body.
It is in desperate need of blocking, but that will have to wait until the arms and button band are complete. I love the thin blue stripes, but I’ve got a lot of ends to weave in…
Now to start on the arms.
A 2022 Embroidery Challenge
4 February 2023
I’ve been watching people making temperature quilts on social media for a few years and really liked the idea of making one. But I knew I would struggle to carry such a large project through to the end, plus the idea of knitting a blanket in the heat of summer wasn’t that appealing. Then I […]
Little Life Update
3 February 2023
I finally caught COVID, and while I am curled up on my sofa feeling sorry for myself, I thought I would check through things. I realised that I haven’t written anything on this blog for ages (gulp April 2021) and so much has happened! The problem is that Instagram is so much quicker and easier […]
Alison Glass Lumen Quilt
19 April 2021
In which I attempt to make a giant quilt, for the first time!
Cactus Embroidery – Slow Sewing
6 February 2021
It’s taken just over a year, but this embroidery is finally finished!
Mushroom Ragu – Vegan and Delicious!
1 January 2021
It's new year's day and I'm making Mushroom Ragu.