The New Year Plan

Between  Christmas and New Year I spent a lot of time dreaming, planning and leaving action to be taken for 2017. I gave myself the gift of the dreamplando journal by Patricia Van Akker which will guide me to make better decisions this year and by taking constant action it’s promising  to be my best … Continue reading The New Year Plan

Holiday Gifts

Some months ago, a young girl visited me and wondered whether I would explore the idea of making a doll based on Abby from NCIS and after months of fun and planning i have ┬ácome up with the following :   Heres hoping it meets with satisfaction from her. Details on my homepage. Continue reading Holiday Gifts


  As the nights draw in I am drawn again and again to that special knitting location Shetland. Kate Davies and her husband Tom Barr have published OO what looks to be a beautiful book celebrating the process taking place in a beautiful location. Felicity Ford from Knitsonik created a soundtrack to the experience which … Continue reading OO


Another highlight. If you have ever thought of making your own Christmas stocking the pattern Julestrompes by Emma Sadler might be a good start. It offers 2 choices for the beginner knitter and some fun colourwork for the advanced knitter. I enjoyed making this with a nice cup of mulled wine and Christmas carols in … Continue reading Julestromper