Posts filed under: Design – Creation

    Even unblocked and without her paint this mini-poncho is some seriously gorgeous lace.  Kudo’s to the original designer! The addition of the beads to the lace just enhances...
I am on the last day of a week off from the store. What does one do with a week of when one works at a yarn store?  Why one knits...
I am working on the Retreat Sample….I am still working on the Retreat Sample…..I am forever working on the Retreat Sample! Until “Ta-Da” I am done the Retreat Sample! Totally...
    It has been a cold and bright kind of week around here.  Colder than normal, brighter than normal and feeling more like a traditional winter than normal! I...
We went for a walk at the Morden Colliery Mine Park this morning.  We had visited once before, about six ago.  There have been changes since then. There have been...
It has been a while since I walked Westwood – or even a part of Westwood.  Tom and Sophie walk it on a fairly regular basis during the week, when...
Yesterday I received the last parcel of yarn from Clara Parkes and the Great White Bale Project. I now mourn the ending of an interesting and informative project.  I have learned...
As a creative type of person I am often asked what inspires me or “How ever did I come up with that idea?” Unfortunately, “Why not?” and “Just because!” are not suitable...
The kettle is on for tea and it is time for a break from knitting. This day got off to the beautiful start.  As the sun rose it coloured the...
This last week both Vogue Knitting and Malabrigo Yarns posted the lace shawl patterns that I had designed earlier in year for them.  It is always exciting to see the...