Confession of a Sock Knitter

My dear friends, how have you been? I hope you are all keeping well in these uncertain times, finding things to do that you love and having lot’s of ‘Me’ time too. For me that usually involves knitting socks. I am not totally sure when this love of sock knitting…

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Friesland – a gansey shawl

The coastal path is closed, the car parks are closed – this is the current situation all around our coast lines. Is your heart yearning to hear the sound of the waves, to walk along the shore, quietly just with your own thoughts? Sea, sky and wind can free our…

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Hello Spring (and a comfort blanket)

Can you smell it? If you go outside, around the block or your daily walk (or run) in the park or forest, you can smell and feel it. Spring is finally here. It blooms everywhere and smells deliciously of small spring blossoms and the warming earth. Little green leaves and…

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Mutti’s Cushion

Exactly a year ago today another Angel joint the heavenly realms – my Mum. Fondly called Mutti by me and my siblings and Mimi by my daughter, she now spreads her wings over the sky looking down on us. Around the time of her passing, I received a package from…

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Spring Fling Shawl

I don’t know about you, but I am so ready for Spring! January and now February seem to drag their feet and with the amount of rain and storms we have recently had, brighter days are eagerly awaited. To put a little Spring into my step I designed this pretty…

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