I do a little nail work on the side, to pay for those text books, and that necessity we know as food and possible the occasional yarn. I think nails should have a blog of its own, there are plenty of stories to tell. Here is a little one of when I was working in… Continue reading Hands not wands darling!
The sweater is coming along nicely so far, I haven't got bored of it just yet...on that note I've realised how lazy i've been lately, its easy to grab a coffee and sit down and knit for some hours before you realise you should really get up and go out for a nice long walk… Continue reading Sweater progress and being a ‘lazy knitter’
I can't really explain in words what is like to knit with cats, so I decided to do some quick sketches to explain it in the best way possible... Perhaps this is a little exaggerated, but I like yarn, and cat likes yarn, and I like cat, and cat likes me, so something along these… Continue reading What it’s really like to knit with cats
I was working on some crochet toys but decided to unravel them all as they looked a little too scary for children, yes it is possible, I somehow spawned demon looking crochet dolls that were meant to look like cute cuddly foxes. And I'm certain all that time of unravelling imprinted itself in the subconscious… Continue reading Nightmares, knitting, and tea
Its officially winter here in Australia and now I can finally knit with a practical purpose 🙂 I've always been knitting baby sweaters but never knit anything for myself but shawls or scarfs (and blankets). It actually feels quite good to knit something for yourself! And so in this blog Id like to encourage more… Continue reading Sweaters in the round
There is a lot that inspires me when it comes to knitting and the aran islands is one of the most beautiful remote places in the world with a rich and wonderful history of knitting. I was in love with the various cable designs and the criss cross of the moss stitch that made up… Continue reading Knitting Inspiration
As a happily single lady who feels more inclined to furry friends with four legs than a douche with two heads, I can safely assume that to some the term 'power couples' is a union between two people plotting to take over the world and 'couples goals' were somewhere along the lines of replying to… Continue reading Men are monsters…