Mini skeins are my favourite thing right now. They look cute cuddled up in your stash box, they are just the right size to add a pop of colour and ultimately you can buy a mini skein and their just small enough to hide before anyone finds out you’ve bought more yarn. So this weeks… Continue reading Sunday spotlight: Mini Skeins
Hellooooo hellloooo helooooo! It’s been a while, partly because I’ve been working hard to get my etsy shop up and running, mostly because I’ve been having too much fun dyeing yarn and I completely forgot to write about it. So first things first. my etsy shop, i’m extremely proud and excited to say it’s open… Continue reading My Etsy store and Solar dyeing FAQ’S
Hello! Well this week i’m working on an infinity scarf specifically designed with ‘Outside’ loving toddlers in mind. Using my hand dyed yarn it is gentle on skin, super soft and the squishy ribbing make it super warm! I’ll post a picture the minute it’s done. There are lots of ‘toddler’ freindly designs in the… Continue reading Designed with Bea in mind.
On a lovely sunny saturday, I attended a yarn dye workshop at The York Makery and run by the lovely Whitney, owner of Double Ewe designs. Whitney was great! Incredibly patient and encouraging, she explained all the bits we would need (it’s allot less than you would think..you can basically do it with equipment you… Continue reading Knit fast, dye warm.
This week Bea and I have mostly hung around the house…mainly due to her aversion to wearing anything but a nappy and her wellies and she has the realisation that if I take her outside this may pull her away from the beloved trainset , how could I suggest such a thing! Bad mummy! This… Continue reading For those about to knit, we salute you.
The woolly mum – talking about life with a toddler, knitting and all things woolly