the story of a blanket – the big ta-dah

Well, here it is!! The big reveal moment of my Vintage Blanket has finally arrived. To say that I am a little bit in love is a complete understatement of the fact that I absolutely love the blanket and will find it very hard to part with. I have truly…

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the story of a blanket – part 2

During the last few days my little mountains of squares grew and grew, and everyday the assembly line has become a little longer. It has been such a joy to work with this yarn, so much so that in my head I have already lined up a few more projects.…

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this week at made with loops

a few colourful shots of the week just gone… I designed this weeks square to represent ice and snow at the Winter Olympics. Using ice blue, neutral and grey, and incorporating some of my favourite stitches, Puff and Bullion Stitch, it stands for cool and receding. I have named it…

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the week that was…

It’s hard to believe, but it is that time of year again when the Rowan Magazine pops through your letter box, if you are a Rowan Member that is. As always, the front cover looks very inviting, but somehow I can’t get myself in the mood to think about summer…

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the ‘homely blanket’ quest – square 34

dear diary, It’s the third Advent weekend and time for the second last square of the ‘homely blanket’ quest. Only one more square to go…almost impossible to believe I know, and then comes the dreaded sewing up. I thought we stay with the festive theme for this week’s square. I…

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