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…

Aquarian April

Have you noticed how all the planner people decorate in lovely bright shades of green for March on account of St Patrick's Day? I was going to decorate the March horoscope synopsis in my journal with these spring green stickers, then didn't feel like it. So, here they are adorning April instead. I decided I'd…

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…

Crumbled

So I crumbled. I managed a week in the tiny diary then scurried back to my A5 like a hermit seeking the sanctuary of his cave. I feel as if I should have given the different size more of a chance, but from the moment I moved into it I was thinking about how to…

So far, so good

I'm enjoying my new knitting project so far. The Riverknits Nene yarn is 100% Blue-faced Leicester wool, beautifully soft and lustrous, a joy to work with. This counts as a luxury yarn in my knitting world. The colourway translates to blackberry branch, or bramble as I'd call it, and it is remiscent of knitting that…