Hello from Cambridge! I have survived Freshers Week - and Freshers Flu - and here we are on the other side commencing the second Cambridge week (weeks start on Thursdays in Cambridge for some unknown reason - maybe someone wanted two weekends?!). As you might have guessed from the title, I am joining in with… Continue reading #SpicierLifeCAL – Week 1
Hello! Once again, I am joining Jennifer at Thistlebear's Winter Project Link Party! You can find all my posts from last year's link-up here. Today I am introducing a new project, Granny for Grandma which I am making for my Grandma's birthday in November. This is a Granny Stripe blanket made using Lucy of Attic24's unbeatable Granny Stripe pattern.… Continue reading Winter Project Link Party: October
Wow, it's been a while hasn't it? But you know what that means? I have a huge pile of stuff to reveal to you! First of all, look what I won in a giveaway over at Lazy Daisy Jones! I am IN LOVE with this book! Just look at these dinky garden shoes! So far… Continue reading I’m back!
Welcome to the final post of the 2015-16 Winter Project Link Party hosted by Jennifer of Thistlebear. I've enjoyed being part of this and have found it very inspiring and an added reason for me to progress with my project, Granny Pieces! I am just over 1/3 of the way sewing the rows together. I might even… Continue reading Winter Project Link Party: April
Welcome back! I decided, to keep myself motivated, that I will begin to sew up my squares. I'm not sure I'm doing that 'properly'! What I'm doing is running stitch in the back loops between Row 1 and Row 2. I'll do that between each row all the way down and then the same for… Continue reading Winter Project Link Party: March
I can hear you already! "It's an absolutely crazy idea. You've already got one long-term blanket project to complete. Why do you need to make another now??" I just do. The prospect of being able to go home each day and do another row, watching it grow gives me a sense of peace and relaxation (random,… Continue reading I want to make a Temperature Blanket!
One square more, one square less; and a big reveal!
My November post on my Winter Project - my granny square blanket
I'm joining Thistle Bear's Winter Project Link Party!
A tiny peek at my latest blanket - my first granny!