an old novelty yarn scarf, wrapped around a plumbers pipe insulation wreath (no, I tried the craftblog tips, but I still couldn’t get rid of the kinks!!!) with an assortment of flowers I made while experimenting with felt..
My aunty Bee knitted these lovely warm socks for me back in 1974… aren’t they great! thanks Bee/
is this not one of the cutest shrugs you have ever seen? http://freevintageknitting.com/shrug-pattern/star103/party-girl-shrug-pattern. The link above is from a very cool website that features many many vintage patterns in all their glory. There are also crochet & knitting tips, conversions, … Continue reading
Here I am when I was 17… can you believe that I actually knitted this vest from a vintage boys pattern book!!! My mum taught me how to knit and crochet when I was a kid, so I can knit, … Continue reading
underneath a thrifted print cardi that I renovated (a better shot of this soon) because it was a wee bit small, and a lovely knit jumper that I bought years ago from Old Navy (love them) and converted into a … Continue reading
behind the green sale-priced George cardi that I bought a few years ago, [and as it was a bit too small, I soaked it and then stretched and shaped so that it now fits like a woolen ‘glove’ with a … Continue reading