Late last year I mentioned on facebook that I was saving up for a spinning wheel, and some family friends made an incredibly generous offer to buy me one for Christmas. I could hardly believe it and at first I felt that I couldn’t accept their offer as it seemed far too much, but they were… Continue reading Spinning on a wheel!
Today I’m going to discuss crochet hooks, and review some of the hooks I own. For the first few years of my crocheting life, I owned one hook, a grey metal 3.5mm hook of unknown brand, and I used it for everything. Eventually I invested in one of the sets of cheap hooks you can… Continue reading Crochet Hooks
It’s a New Year, which means new goals and intentions. I have made my usual resolutions – lose a few pounds and do a bit more exercise – but they will be forgotten as soon as I realise that it’s freezing outside and sitting indoors with a mug of tea munching biscuits is more appealing than hiking across the moors in… Continue reading Woolly New Year’s Resolutions
I know it has been a couple of months since my first and only blog post, but I do have a good excuse. I have been trapped in a whirlwind of Christmas crochet! I decided that this year I was going to make make accessories for my family, and because I like to make things more… Continue reading Christmas Crochet