Take a seat

It's been a long while since I've had the opportunity to spread out some sewing things. We were taught the rudiments of sewing at my primary school. I still use the needlecase I made then - it's not elegant but it works and I like the fact that it's still around, although the project bags …

These socks were made for walking

It's funny how sometimes shop assistants feel the need to comment on the products you're purchasing. Maybe they're just being chatty. Personally I find it embarrassing. I want to run into a shop, pick up what I need, pay for it and go. I don't need it being turned into an amateur analysis of who …

Shall we begin…

I've considered a writing a blog in the past but always felt slightly uncomfortable with the thought that maybe it's a little like one's own private soapbox, pontificating into the ether. And nobody's listening anyway. For the past couple of years I've "hung out online" on my Ravelry group instead with likeminded knitters, spinners and …