Do you ever look back at that favourite toy ? Can you picture it still in your mind and remember what it means to you. As the middle daughter of 3 girls most of our toys were bought to be shared and believe me being in the middle is not an envious slot in the […]

Today’s Prompt: What is a road trip you would love to take? I want to redo a trip we did in2016 but actually take twice as long to do it and wander off route occasionally TravelA three week round trip to France. Via the tunnel, our first night stop was near to Giverny. Sadly, the […]

#bloganuary What would I look back and say to her – the girl known as ‘Jet‘ for her long jet black hair. The girl always in trouble for arguing the toss and fighting against injustice. Maybe smile more I would say try hard to change things but keep your head down whilst you do it. […]

Never has there been a time when the world is together fighting a common enemy yet we are all so partioned in our areas and having to obey the rules of whichever part of the earth we abide in. Last year I found it so hard to ‘blog’ it was all I could do to […]

Phoenix is a flat city with an equally uninteresting street layout. So why, then, is its grid classified as ‘iconic’? Well, it’s the closest thing you will find to absolute perfection. Streets run north, south, east and west, with every eight numbered streets equaling exactly one mile. As a result, the distance between 16th and […]

She is smart cosy stylish and can be yours to wear with those beautiful summer dresses when a cool breeze blows and the sun plays hide and seek with the clouds Stylish

Discovered this stunning fabric when tidying my fabric stash and recall thinking it would make a stunning summer purse. Now it is a stunning Summer purse complete with padded crinkled gold silk lining – Love it and it’s cheered me up no end Stay safe all xxx

When you meet another designer who catches the essence of your yarn and appreciates the journey you have travelled to produce the finest wool you can from what is around you then it is an honour to show you her design. A singing harmonious melody of colour and texture designed by Heikke Gittens  using my […]

Le fil de la Manche inNormandy at Chateau Miromesnil was my destination this weekend to teach and enjoy the world of wool. The lower window at far left was my teaching room looking over the walled garden! What is not to like . Allof my students were non native English speakers and the classes were […]