Yarn

Teething Dolly

I love making homemade baby gifts for friends so when I heard of a new baby’s arrival I cast on this sweet little teething…

Knitted Mobius Cowl

I realised that I hadn’t shared pictures or details of my knitted mobius cowl (pattern by Louisa Harding) with you all. The mobius twist means the knitting doesn’t…

Bearded Beanie Crochet Pattern

I’d seen these funny bearded beanie crochet patterns around Pinterest before and thought it would be a fun project to make sometime. Then I had…

julia billings colourwork classes

Knitted Colourwork Beanie

If you had a chance to read my recent post on The Craft Sessions retreat I went to a couple of weeks ago you’ll have…

Knitted Necklace

Knowing that I was going to see the knitwear designer Kirsten Johnstone (Assemblage) at The Craft Sessions I decided to make her Seven Circle knitted necklace…

Noro Mens Beanie

Being a crafty mum blog, doesn’t mean that I can’t feature some man craft. So, as a keen knitter when I noticed hubby was…

Knitted Dog Jumper

Some people might think using Noro yarn for a knitted dog jumper was a bit extravagant but not for our pooch. You see Tsubi…

Knitted Kids Poncho

This is our eldest daughter who is 9 1/2 and as everyone keeps telling me lately she is growing up quickly. Her favourite colour…

Chevron Cowl

This chevron cowl is a great quick knitting project to make for a gift. I have just the right friend lined up for it…

Finished Milo May 2014

After my last post about missing the boat finishing my Milo for “Milo May 2014” the lovely Georgie of Tikki Knits messaged me to let…

Milo May 2014

I must concede defeat, I will not finish my knitted Milo by the end of May (tonight) to be part of the official Milo May…

Noro Mens Scarf

It’s been a while between knitting projects for my husband. Sometimes it’s hard to find nice patterns for guys so when I found this…

Learning to Spin

A few people have messaged me asking how you go about learning to spin, where you go and what I would recommend so I…

Olearia Cardigan

I’ve always wanted to knit a yellow cardigan for Giselle as she looks so pretty in yellow with her fair skin and blonde hair….

Knitted Doughnuts

I’ve mentioned before that my kids love to play shops and playing cake shops / tea parties is a real favourite. We have a…

Lace Cardigan

You may remember I shared with you a few weeks ago a knitted lace cardigan I was making for myself. I was so close to finishing this…

Knitted Lace Cardigan

In the interest of advancing my knitting skills every time I knit something I try to challenge myself to something that I have never…

knitted dolly cardigan

Dolly Cardigan

Here is another little knitted dolly cardigan using a Tikki Knits pattern called  dolly olearia.  It really is a cute little cardigan. This time…

Crochet as we go stripey blanket

As We Go Stripey Blanket

Last year I started off with a big crochet project by joining One Crafty Mumma’s ripple blanket crochet along. There are a few blanket…