Such a cute cardigan I knit it twice! I knit the grey cardigan during the summer as a present for my new little nephew. Baby N has older brothers and a sister so he is not short of hand me downs. I wanted to make something a little bit different so fell in love with … More Elevenses Cardigan
I’m a day late which is down to me doing a bit of Christmas shopping last night. How are your Christmas plans coming on? Here’s a little round up of my week. Watching: The Strictly Come Dancing final was on Saturday night and my girls were quite excited about it this year. Every Saturday night … More Midweek waffle
Another week has gone by and here’s a round up of what I’ve been up to. Crafting: I’m still knitting these socks but am almost at the heel. Is it just me, I find it takes forever to knit from the cuff to the heel then after that the foot speeds along. Shopping: Last Friday … More Midweek waffle
This week I wanted to share with you a new project that I’ve started especially for Christmas, I know it’s not even October but this will take me a while to work on. My sister and I both bought the latest issue (no.284, October 2014) of Cross Stitcher magazine. We are both big cross stitching … More Make it Monday: Christmas cross stitch
Last weekend we managed to make a couple more Christmas decorations. My mother-in-law (known as Nanny Marilyn) came to visit from England for just 1 night so I wanted to make the most of her time with the girls. What better way for them to bond than over craft. In the girls craft box was … More Christmas craft part 2
We are well and truly into December now and already I’m starting to panic about not having enough time. No…I’ve already got most of my Christmas presents ordered (thank you Mr. Amazon), I’m beginning to think that I haven’t got enough time to make all the Christmas related crafts that I want to. Last week … More Christmas decorations part 1
Hey everybody. I hope you’ve got all your Christmas shopping done as it’s only 4 sleeps to the big HO HO HO! I’ve got all of my presents bought, just the big food shop to do and I’m not looking forward to fighting the crowds to do that – it’s every shopper for themselves in … More A crochet cowl
Another week has gone by and another piece of craft has been completed. Today was my niece Leah’s dedication ceremony. We had a lovely day and it was great seeing all the family together again. I thought about what we could get her as a little present and so I decided on a handmade gift … More Sewing!