dear diary, Happy second Advent! I hope you are all beginning to feel a little festive and are enjoying some special ‘me’ time with your crochet or knitting? I am trying to finish my last handmade present for a dear friend, as well as some translation work that pays the bills. This week’s square is […]
dear diary, Christmas around the Cape… We certainly had Christmas with a difference 🙂 To be continued…
dear diary, I had been thinking of a gift from me to all you lovely loopy follower’s for a while, and last week when visiting one of my fave shops, Stash Fine Yarn’s in Chester, I had a light-bulb moment…hurrah!!! On seeing a basket full of gorgeously squishy Louisa Harding – Thistle yarn, a combination of 60% Merino […]
dear diary, A couple of weeks ago I discovered Instagram. After my daughter and various friends had been telling me how brilliant it is for a very long time I finally thought I had better check it out for myself. Now I am totally hooked (that is the non-crochet variety!)!!!!! I can’t stop taking photos, […]
dear diary, I only got back from a an unplanned and last minute trip to Germany very late last night and haven’t much to write just now. However, I took lots of wonderful Christmasy photos and thought, why not let them tell the story this time… I hope these put you into a festive mood a little.