15 04, 2017

Let’s Peak Inside – Modern Crochet Mandalas

I’m unable to walk past anything pretty and colourful, so it should come as no surprise to you to know that I couldn’t just write a review on the Modern Crochet Mandalas book.  No, the [...]

31 03, 2017

How to finish off an embroidery project in a hoop

How to finish off an embroidery project in a hoop Typically, embroidery hoops were used to simply keep fabric taut for stitching, but more and more we're seeing finished embroidery pieces displayed in their hoops. Here's how to finish [...]

16 03, 2017

A Yarn in Review: Arranmore from The Fibre Company

I can’t believe it’s St Patrick’s Day again already, my, how the year has flown by. It’s easier for me to remember than most as the 17th of March is also my youngest child’s birthday [...]

11 02, 2017

Surgeon Noonan Knit a Bear for Africa Campaign

Surgeon Noonan knit a bear for Africa campaign Surgeon Noonan is a registered charity run voluntarily by 4th year medical students. Each year, the students raise funds, all of which goes directly towards underfunded [...]

29 01, 2017

Book Review: Family Friendly Knits

Book Review: Family Friendly Knits The week before Christmas, along with a few presents, the postman also brought a rather large parcel of books. Under normal circumstances, reviews might well have been [...]

19 01, 2017

A Close-Up of the Woodlawn Vest

A close-up of the Woodlawn Vest I love the whole process of knitting, the way the stitches form to create a design, the shaping, the way the pieces come together and [...]

14 01, 2017

The Messy Bun Hat

The MESSY BUN HAT It’s always interesting to watch knitting and crochet trends. To see what people are making and talking about making. One such trend that caught our eyes [...]

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