Did you ever had a love/hate relationship with an Advent Calendar? Me neither. Until yesterday that is. Here is the Advent Calendar I came up with over the week-end and I am not sure what to think about it. I got really inspired by Erlend at Morning Creativity. I love the idea of getting my little one… Continue reading Advent calendar – mixed fillings
Unbelievable but true: my first granny crochet blanket is finished. I started this back in December (of 2012 that is) and thought it would never end. It started with some inspiration from this tonal squares pattern found on Ravelry. I wanted it be to be a showcase of my favourite shades of blue and their… Continue reading My first crochet blanket
Let’s not even mention the fact I made the August dress in September. I had the pattern and fabric ready ages ago. But somehow I got distracted (by what? Autumn, back to school, Breaking Bad?) and only got to tackle it yesterday. I am now ready to share my take on the Staple Dress by… Continue reading Let’s get the curtain look – August dress
If you remember we suffered a major blanket mayhem when we welcomed Luna, our crazy Jack Russell lady, in our home. We were ok during these past few months as we had an actual summer in Ireland. But temperature has dropped like 20 degrees overnight. And we now suffer from chilly knees when watching intellectually… Continue reading My first quilt, yeah!
As knitting season is about to really kick in for me, let’s have a look at my current work in progress and recently finished projects. The latest one, and the one I am the most proud of, is this Bella Botanica shawl. The pattern by Karen Strauss features a plant at three stages of their… Continue reading Some yarn craft WIPs…