How to Make a Needle Felted Pumpkin

How to Make a Needle Felted Pumpkin

How to Make a Needle Felted Pumpkin There’s something about autumn that makes me want to leave the sewing machine alone a little bit and reach for some woolly crafts. I discovered wet felting a few years ago, and if you’re looking for a new craft to try, I’d recommend it!. The wool rovings are […]

DIY Autumn Flower Arrangement

DIY Autumn Flower Arrangement

DIY Autumn Flower Arrangement One of the positive things I’ve discovered about getting older is that I’m much comfier in my own skin. Among the things I have realised are that it’s fine to be a home loving introvert with anti social tendencies and preferring the colder months to summer is not a crime against […]

Easy Crocheted Cardigan Tutorial: Solomon’s Knots

Easy Crocheted Cardigan Tutorial: Solomon’s Knots

Easy Crocheted Cardigan Tutorial: Solomon’s Knots A couple of months ago I was sent some beautiful chunky yarn from Wool and the Gang. I had three balls of Heal the Wool, but I had no idea how much of something it would make up! So I decided to pick a stitch and start crocheting. If […]

How To Crochet Solomon’s Knots

How To Crochet Solomon’s Knots

How To Crochet Solomon’s Knots Solomon’s knots are the perfect stitch if you want to crochet something lacy. It’s a good stitch to use if you’re using a chunky yarn but you don’t want the thing you’re making to look too heavy. Recently I was sent some yarn to review by Wool and the Gang. […]

Klein Bottle Hat Crochet Pattern

Klein Bottle Hat Crochet Pattern

Klein Bottle Hat Crochet Pattern My second boy Aidan, who’s 9, loves maths. He’s not just good at it, he actually loves it like a mathematician. A couple of months ago on television he saw Matt Parker giving a talk at the Royal Institution about things in the fourth dimension. One of the things that […]