Blooming Lovely Free Pattern

With this wonderful spell of warm sunny weather we've been enjoying lately, everything in the garden is blooming - lovely!  So I thought you might enjoy the applique design I've put together to take to Nostalgic Mix tomorrow.  It's really easy - but very effective - and you can … [Read more...]

In which I am overcome …..

  ... with excitement!!  Yes, I now have my brand new copy of Lesley Stanfield's new book, 75 Birds and Butterflies to Knit & Crochet.  I have been looking forward to this book for ages.     as I am a great fan of her earlier publication, 100 Flowers to Knit and Crochet, having … [Read more...]

Spring is on the way…

Yes, it's official, here in South Devon we have more snowdrops than we can count ... great drifts of them across verges, banks and fields ... I don't think I've ever seen so many.  There are daffodils in full bloom, little splashes of sunshine on a grey day like today.  We have … [Read more...]