Inspiration Hunter – Gatherer

dear diary, There is absolutely no doubt about it, some days are meant for whiling away time. You know the sort of thing I mean, it’s a lovely day outside… but you are stuck indoors supposedly working on some design ideas. Only trouble is, no ideas are forthcoming…oh dear what…

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Blossom Wrists

dear diary, The other day I was working in the studio on a brand new workshop topic. I had been swatching and typing for quite a while and I noticed how my hands had become very cold. I thought that I deserved a rest. As I was sitting with a…

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The end of Summer

dear diary, It is only about two weeks ago that I was walking with Max the dog wearing short sleeves and sneakers… The sun was shining and the sky was blue, very blue… The wild Orchids by the river were in full bloom… and in my garden the last of…

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Cute Baby Crochet

dear diary, Earlier this year my friend Jackie became a grand-mama for the first time. Sweet baby girl Tulci was born on 18 March all the way on the other side of the world in Australia. It was hard for the brand new grand-mama not to be able to cuddle this…

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Afghan Finale

Dear diary, Back in January when Riana Martin of Fibre & Clay in Knutsford and I first put our idea of an Afghan Knitalong to the test with you lovely knitter’s, we had no idea that the response would be so great. Pat’s Afghan The idea was that I would…

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