What should we say, what do we do when yet another friend leaves the party early. Glynnis was an incredible workaholic lady who transformed furniture from the past into beautiful new restored items. Her work ethics were exemplary and I valued our friendship as soon as we met kindred spirits loving all things wool and… Read More
The Tulip Shawl
As soon as we reach May I am just thinking about the Knitting Festivals starting in September with Fano Knit Festival where I shall teach Double Knitting Beginners & Masterclass, and Geometry of Shawl Shaping Beautiful double knittedcowl with 4 ways to wear. Total reversible knitting giving 2 cowls in one. Double knitted lace with beads … Read More
See my story of the knitwear in Knitwear created with yarn with Provenance. Total traceability to fine organic fleece.
Winter skies and frosty mornings are the order of the day now.I love winter ,I find the time spent in qiuet reflection and time to design rewarding and after Christmas and all the excitement of the season the lull in the speed of the days is lovely. Winter walks when it is so cold and… Read More
I love this time of year the mists,the sunshine everyone loves,the sparkling spiders webs between autumnal coloured leaves glowing and tempting.A hectic month since I last wrote which started with my trip to Fano and journey through Europe,home for 4 days and then a journey of 600 miles to Lochness and Inverness for the inaugral… Read More
Summer for me ends tonight as I arrive home and see so many changes, leaf colours, heather changing on the hills. Summer prepares to retire and the long days start to wane, it’s time to banish the summer’s end blues and prepare for my very favourite time of year, is this because it is the… Read More
Since my hand was so badly damaged last year I have tried not to think too much of the pain that cold weather brings. On a positive note pretty wrist warmers in my own BFL tarn make me smile.