A new incarnation

Perhaps it seemed that I would never get back to producing any knitting content. Progress has certainly been less than stellar, but nevertheless progress has been made. The pink wool is being reincarnated into a new iteration of an old favourite and I feel renewed confidence in it. In fact, I don't know why it…

The good days of Henry The First

I snapped this frothy floral delight on my walk home from the local shop this morning and it seems suitably buccolic to suit a discussion about the old days... and about the very old days indeed. This week it was time to finish one journal notebook and move into a new one. The outgoing bound…

In my knitting lexicon

I have put in the work on my sleeveless cardigan, growing it steadily, enjoying the knitting and, when it came to the border, the crocheting. Now it is as close to being finished as it will ever be. There are a few ends hanging loose, but that doesn't matter because I'm going to frog it.…

Take your inspiration where you may

I'm the kind of person who gets very irritated by the repetitive adverts that run around every YouTube video, but apparently I'm also the kind of person who can't pass up the chance of grabbing some knitting inspiration. So when I caught sight of these jumpers, I leapt into screen shot mode like a mad…

It’s a fishing village in Norway

My main content for today is quite brief, so I'm going to start by going off on a tangent, then slowly make my way back. So, here's a thought. Though I know that music is very important and I like a nice tune, for me it has always the been lyrics which have drawn me…

April ascending

I don't know about you, but I feel the year is just hitting its stride, so April feels like a bit of a new beginning. Then again, I've felt like that the first couple of days of every month this year and the feeling hasn't lasted. I've worked quite hard on my sleeveless cardi and…