It is my birthday today, so obviously yesterday I just had to finish off Maya so I could wear her today (and please do excuse the awful late-night photography!) And please forgive the awkward long arm selfie. She fits beautifully and I know it's going to be hard not to wear her everyday - as… Continue reading Happy Birthday to Me!
Just look at her! Isn't the stitch pattern beautiful? (Ignore the incredibly old and un-beautiful towel beneath!) I credit the steam blocking that I tried out using the lovely Jayda's YouTube tutorial. I've never done it before and I was nervous because I was scared the yarn might melt - though it's pure cotton so there… Continue reading Trying Out Steam Blocking
Hmmm quite a mixture of emotions is this post! Shall we go in order, then? Naming I've decided on the name for my lacy top which I introduced a few weeks back: The stitch pattern reminds me of the Aztecs - perhaps it's the colour or maybe the squares and geometrical look - but that's… Continue reading Naming, Ranting and Joking