I haven’t been doing much knitting for the last month or so. My hands, wrists & shoulders started aching, having btdt with RSI I decided to start sewing instead I *had* to finish Jasper’s diplocaulus though. The reaction was worth it. I can confidently say that I have the happiest five year old boy IN [...]
For A … it’s a doorstop ffs!
offcuts from the willbeasittingroomblind blanket. I’m no good at making big things. I like my blackbird though.
Rufe’s play mat. It certainly doesn’t qualify as a quilt or even patchwork but it’s cheerful & soft & will hopefully prevent so many head-floor bumps. I started this months & months ago. The patches are red cotton gingham from somewhere, denim from a skirt, Jane Churchill Cheeky Monkeys which I saved from when we [...]
From here using an old jumper of Claudia’s. I had to scrimp on the seam allowances as there was barely enough fabric but the ribbing meant no seaming the legs They’re lovely & quick & I want to make more! eta: & so I did! Jumpers were £3:50 in the Primark sale.
Baby is best of course … the delicious Benedict. Puerperium cardigan in Louisa Harding Ianthe. I had a hard time deciding on the yarn but in the end decided a wool/cotton blend would be easy to care for but soft & snuggly (realising that I may be the only person who loves hand washing baby [...]
Mum gave me this for Christmas. The ideal gift given that I love knitting small, fiddly things that serve no real function So, here we have Godzilla The Schnauzer & Fluff The Space Dog from Mars. I should blog Christmas & stuff at some point.
This is Jasper’s, though I admit he didn’t provide an awful lot of input to it (crappy picture) Cloudy Day Appliqué Tote as described & a little bunny Lupin keyring.