A Quick Autumn Catch Up

A Quick Autumn Catch Up

Hello, hello! And a Happy Autumn to you all! Do you ever find that, although you really want to do something, something always seems to hold you back? You keep telling yourself you’re going to do it but you never actually get round to it. Or you find all sorts of excuses not to do … Read More

Knitting: Knotted Openwork Stitch

Knitting: Knotted Openwork Stitch

Well, it would appear that Spring has well and truly sprung here in North East Scotland. Right now we have wall to wall blue skies and sunshine. I’m sitting writing this with the windows of my home office wide open and all I can hear is the sound of birdsong and the odd dog barking … Read More

Knitting: The Rice Stitch

Knitting: The Rice Stitch

Hello! I hope you’ve all finally managed to get back to normal after the festivities. As much as I love Christmas and New Year, I’m afraid I love returning to normal even more. I also love the start of a new year. I always visualise it as a brand new notebook ready and waiting for me to … Read More

14 Gift Ideas For the Crafters in Your Life

14 Gift Ideas For the Crafters in Your Life

I know it’s a bit late but I’m sure there are still plenty of you out there who, like me, have yet to finish your Christmas shopping and so I thought I would give you a few last minute gift ideas for that very special group of people – crafters. Crafters are generally very easy … Read More

Goodbye, September. Hello, October!

Goodbye, September. Hello, October!

So, another month has flown past and I truly have no idea where the time has gone. One minute it’s September and I’m rejoicing the fact that Autumn has finally arrived; the next minute it’s October and I am struggling to remember what happened in September. I do love October though. Once October arrives it … Read More

Spring is Here and The Knitting is Easy

Spring is Here and The Knitting is Easy

Spring Is Here! So, Spring has finally arrived in the North East of Scotland! Having said that, we haven’t actually had a ‘proper’ winter this year. We did have a few days of light snow and some cold, frosty mornings but, on the whole, not much of a winter at all and I have to … Read More