Archive

Listed are the posts for January 2011.

>More Grumpy Fish

>Last weekend I made a little extra present for my MIL’s birthday to go with her Grumpy Fish Travel Organiser. Drawstring bag I thought that a little drawstring bag would be really useful when travelling to keep essentials together in a handbag or rucksack. This was the first time that I’d used the button hole […]


>Caroline’s Crochet Hook Case

>This is the last of the handmade Christmas presents that I made: Crochet Hook Case I started with this pattern and made myself a prototype. However it wasn’t exactly what I was looking for so I changed a few things: Caroline uses Clover Soft Touch hooks so I made it wider to accommodate the bulkier […]


>Some knitting for a change

>My mojo deserted me for a while (again) but at last I have finished something: Jacques Cousteau Hat for DH Pattern: Jacques Cousteau Hat Yarn: Wendy Mode DK in Denim shade 227Needles: 3.5mmTime taken to knit: November 8th 2010 to January 15th 2011 Jacques Cousteau Hat decrease I made him another hat last winter and […]


>Stop Press

>There is a knitted Finished Object in the blueadt house! Washing and blocking needs to be carried out before photographic evidence can be provided but the rumour has been confirmed by a reputable source. So in the meantime Frankie says Relax…..


>Let it fly…..

>Following on from my last post I can finally reveal some more of the things that I made as Christmas presents: Grumpy Fish Travel Organiser for my MIL Pattern: Travel Organizer Tutorial by Thimble With pockets for a passport, tickets, boarding pass and two zipped pockets for coins I thought that these would make useful […]


Christmas gifts

Well the cold turned into flu & knocked me flat. DD got it first & in true style was generous with her germs and then I in turn gave it to DH. So Christmas was a bit of a washout in our house to be honest. My knitting mojo has deserted me yet again and […]


>Airedales playing

>Although a bit late I thought some of you would enjoy these photos. The first few were taken in the heavy snow we had early in December: Oscar jumping on Annie Oscar sniffing something……. Oscar enjoying the snow Then we had more snow just before Christmas: Oscar posing with his beloved ball Oscar & Annie […]