What a beautiful stunning month we have had weatherwise.Snow totally transforms my world and it lasts a long time So the bright lights the reflecting snow brings are exciting at this time of year. Now I have Granddaughters the magic of Christmas and snow take on a magical time and invoke memories of my own… Read More
Where do you get inspiration from.?
As an avid keeper of changing imagery in my world certain colours resonate with me constantly.
Lichen on fences, gates and stones I love that micro world of tones and all in another wee world.
Old farm equipment rusting away with the sun shining produces a myriad of bouncing shades entrancing me to replicate them.
The dark sultry boggy peaty soil calms and lets the others shine in my memory whilst the blue shades in my sky changes at least 20 times a day in all her catalogue of blues through every shade hue and tone.
So a walk just along the river bed watching the black and white Belted Galloway’s walking the land whilst the rest of my journey even in early February provides my book with shades galore .
Then the snow comes and we play hide and seek but I still have my monochromatic world which again thrills me and makes my inner self eager to recreate this too.
It has been a very very busy year starting with finishing the last design for the Kids Knit book ( out shortly) A sneaky peek at part of one of the designs. I then saw the arrival of Spring in the hills and another sweet Granddaughter Phoebe. From Spring to Summer I worked on my… Read More
From my home to yours from my heart to yours I wish you Season Greetings. It has been a very full year and the arrival of a 3rd Granddaughter Phoebe was a highlight indeed and her smile fills my heart. Three little hands to hold, 3 children to share my time with. I have travelled… Read More
Bows Eyelet Warm but feminine lacy bows in a new cardigan Pattern in English or Dutch. Available as kits making an ideal present for the knitter in your life in the Chrissie Day Shop Look under Knitting Kits Moorland Memories all four colours available and Snow White as a Winter Special
Here I am in Flemsburg and after a horrendous ferry crossing we have had s lazy day labelling yarn and then took a walk to the headland on the ford What a beautiful place stunning views across to the Danish coast line We found a small track through the woods with bushes dripping with elderberries… Read More
Yes hello Autumn,the days of summer are ending,the leaves are on the turn and the Autumnal flowers are showing off now as the last of my sweet peas and my everlasting sweet pea fade away. The garden produce has been great and just today eating broad beans sweet from the pod with my tiny 2… Read More
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Join me in Fano,Copenhagen,Bogense and LochNess to fathom the Geometric mysteries
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