Category Archives: Christmas
Do you buy yourself a Christmas present? I do! I know it’s decadent and spoilt, but at this time of year if I buy anything for me that I don’t actually need, I call it my Christmas present. This year … Continue reading
Christmas is very firmly just around the corner and there is no point ignoring it. And if you give in gracefully, it is possible to make the most beautiful decorations for your home and presents – and there is still … Continue reading
It’s been a while since I’ve played around with felting yarn – the last time was when I made a felted bag which is well-loved. That was my first time felting for a large project – I didn’t dare take … Continue reading
The days before Christmas have just melted away. We’ve had some more works on the house, leaving further dust and dirt to deal with. I’ve changed jobs and I wonder at my naivete at joining a team at the end … Continue reading
Cherry Heart does it again – beautiful stars to make for Christmas. Cherry Heart: Twinkler Stars.
Save the Children has a fantastically fun fundraising even going on RIGHT NOW to encourage us all to make and wear a Christmas knit. CALLING ALL KNITTERS! Make the world better with a sweater on Friday 13 December … Continue reading
Lovely Christmas Tree decorations to make for your home. Cone Christmas Tree Crochet Patterns | Petals to PicotsPetals to Picots.
I suppose it all started when I bought some pompom makers and the boys wanted to try them. And of course there was that walk along the river when my husband absent-mindedly made a wreath of the weeping willow branches … Continue reading
It is most definitely Christmas preparation time everywhere. Buildings have started groaning under the weight of decorations, Carols are on a never-ending loop in all the shops and I’m knitting Christmas stockings and making a Christmas wreath. More on the … Continue reading