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Baby Gifts For The Little Awesome One

Baby Gifts For The Little Awesome One

Last week a postman came to the door with a huge soft pillowy parcel addressed to Baby Awesome. Not entirely sue on the legality of opening someone’s mail before they were born I checked the senders details to see that it was from the lovely […]

6th Annual Knitting & Crochet Blog Week – Official Launch 2015!

6th Annual Knitting & Crochet Blog Week – Official Launch 2015!

This post officially marks the launch of Knitting And Crochet Blog Week 2015, the 6th outing of this annual celebration of fibre arts and the blogs that share the love of and promote them. Today is a brief but (hopefully) comprehensive overview of what Knitting […]

FO: Handspun Yarn rainbow Cushion

FO: Handspun Yarn rainbow Cushion

I finished the crocheted front of this cushion quite a while ago but I have now finally got my act together and created the back and sides of the cushion as well. On top of this I have even made a custom cushion pad to fit […]

FO: Crocheted Rainbow

FO: Crocheted Rainbow

My handspun crocheted rainbow is complete and blocked. Obviously it is not yet a complete and functioning cushion, but it is itself a nice object now that this stage of the making process is complete. The crocheting of this cushion practically flew by up until […]

WIP Update: Handspun Cushion

WIP Update: Handspun Cushion

I’ve been working on my crocheted cushion made from my handspun rainbow yarn over the weekend, and I’ve more or less finished the main crocheted front of the cushion. Because I wanted to maximise the impact of the handspun yarn and have the whole spectrum […]

WIP: Handspun Cushion

WIP: Handspun Cushion

Back in July I spun my first skein of yarn on my new wheel. A simple, 2-ply yarn that I had a few ideas for but none of which were put into action. Being a rather rough-to-handle yarn I decided that it’s qualities should be […]