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Finishing stuff

Saturday, August 10th, 2013

I realized a couple of weeks ago that I have way, way too many unfinished projects. Not real UFOs that have ended up in the land of the unloved and that won’t ever be finishes, but actually nice things that I really want to get done when I have time… Half of me dreams of […]

Endless knitting

Sunday, June 23rd, 2013

I feel like I’ve been knitting this forever. Endless rows, round and round, all the same apart from a couple of increases or decreases every two inches or so. One and on and on…. Vanilla knitting of the best sort really. There are times when I really want a challenge with my knitting, times when […]

Missing in action….

Sunday, April 28th, 2013

Hey….I’m here…still….. Life’s just been getting in the way a bit recently. So much to do and so little time…Nothing major, just the normal stuff…work, family, house, garden and seeing friends I haven’t had time to catch up with for a while. Good stuff. But there hasn’t been any sewing going on. I guess that’s […]

Doing bits and pieces

Saturday, March 30th, 2013

The weather this Easter is so inutterably disgusting that there is absolutely no point in heading up to the mountains and trying get some skiing in. Here in the foothills it’s alternating between wet snow and lashing rain, all out of a thick foggy sky. It doesn’t get a lot worse than this. Spring feels […]

Sea glass and honeycomb

Sunday, March 17th, 2013

This weekend I finally made some knitting and sewing progress…. The sea glass quilt top is sown together. Most of these blocks were made for me by the Sew Euro-bee-an bee and then I topped up with some of my own. It isn’t very big – a little under 5 feet by 6 feet. I’m […]