Something Glistens on a Winters Eve.

Hi everyone, still busy making for the crafting Christmas season? I’m just finishing something a bit special, it’s a lovely evening wrap. It’s actually a pattern I used earlier in the year with some lovely lambs wool, but this wrap couldn’t look more different and it’s the yarn that makes it looks so snazzy… Creative…

Eyelets wrap

Sorry for the long gap in posts, but I’ve been super busy getting ready for the crafting Christmas season. To that end I found this lovely wrap pattern from Fiber Flux that is super simple and makes up really quickly. It’s called Heatherd Eyelets Wrap and you can find the video tutorial here I’m using James…

Colour changing cakes

I recently started using colour changing cakes… and I love them…  I’ve been making shawls and scarves in a variety of colour changing cakes, I’m using ColourWheel Sindar a lovely DK wool in a variety of colour ways and Caroncakes an Arron weight wool,  also in a variety of colour ways. The pattern I’m using…

Blue Shawl on a Sunny Day

View from Pendenis Point looking towards St Maws and the Fal River. Another day another Shawl, feeling that spring isn’t to far away with the daffodils blooming and blue sky at least occasionally. So time to start another project another small shawl, this one is using a pattern from a Inside Chrochet magazine issue 87…

Something lovely for a Spar Basket

Morning friends…  Over the last few days I’ve been busy making for my stall and shops, this weeks job was to re stock with lovely Hobbycraft Aran weight 100% cotton face cloths. These are so easy to make with this lovely pattern by Mama in a Stitch. The hours have ticked by while I made…

During the Quiet Months

It’s  during the quiet months that I make the stock for the coming years craft markets. Now I’ve re stocked the shop I’m going to work on stock for my stall…  This year I’m hoping to start chainging the stock I have on my stall… as well as the look of my stall,  I’m going…

Delicate Diamonds Shawl

One of the working WIPs I’ve been doing is a real wool shawl, in organic Falklands Merino Wool with Mulberry Silk 4ply by Gorgeous Yarns. I’ve been using a lovely pattern Single Skein Shawl by Helen Kennedy on Ravelry. This shawl is much easier than it looks and works up really quickly. I’ve really enjoyed…