Sustainability

Earth-friendly explained

I use the words 'beautiful, earth-friendly, handmade' to describe what I make. I often see the term 'earth-friendly' used, and it's certainly one of those phrases that conjures up an image, but it doesn't necessarily mean anything quantifiable. So, I thought I'd explain a bit about what I mean when I use that term in my business! I like… Continue reading Earth-friendly explained

Knitting projects

A long time coming…

Phew, what a year 2015 was! The months seemed to rush by with no sign of slowing down. For me, last year was jam-packed with family, friends, sewing, knitting, cooking, holidays, school, markets and keeping shops stocked. It was a lot of fun, but super busy. When 2016 arrived, I made one "resolution" of sorts, and that… Continue reading A long time coming…

Knitting projects

Knit one, purl one…

I love knitting. I love the relaxing nature of the knitting process, I love the amazing range of patterns that are available, I love the incredible wool, alpaca and other fibres available, the colours, well, everything really!  Ok, maybe not un-ravelling... I also love that it's a craft that has been around for quite a while… Continue reading Knit one, purl one…