Monthly Archives: July 2016

Socks, socks and more socks ( #16pairsin2016 )

At the beginning of the year I decided to take part in a knit along hosted by Tracey from The Passioknit Spinner podcast and Sadie from the Yarnivore podcast. The idea was to knit 16 pairs of socks during 2016. … Continue reading

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Sheep breed spinning study.

Just under 2 years ago when I bought my spinning wheel I decided I wanted to embark upon a sheep breed spinning study. Up until then I had mainly spun merino on my spindle with the odd foray into¬†unspecified British … Continue reading

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Dreaming of a handmade wardrobe.

Part of my year of mindful makes was to make more effort to create a handmade wardrobe, for¬†4 reasons; If I made them myself I may end up with closes that fitted me better than shop bought clothes I could … Continue reading

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When a crafter moves house.

You know the day is off to a bad start when this is one of your first conversations; OH: What’s your plan for today? Me: Well, I need you to get the suitcases out of the loft and then find … Continue reading

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