Six on Saturday – Houseplants

Six on Saturday – Houseplants

It’s that time of year when the garden starts to call you outside after a long winter slumber. Before the chaos of planting sets in around the cottage this season, I thought I’d share some of my houseplants with all of you. It’s taken a long time to...
The Love Note Sweater

The Love Note Sweater

This post is part of my Handmade Wardrobe Series Countless knitters have fallen in love with this jumper and as soon as you start browsing the finished garments you’re hooked. If you want to browse those finished garments on Ravelry you can do that here. Love...
Does Social Media Belittle Making?

Does Social Media Belittle Making?

This is a question that has been running around my brain since Inspirefest 2019 back in May. Anil Dash spoke about The Web We Make and it’s one of those talks that I keep coming back to in different ways. If you are a knitter/crafter/maker then you probably have...
Carbeth, Mountain Mist and Love Note Sweater – Vlog

Carbeth, Mountain Mist and Love Note Sweater – Vlog

After some thought during last nights Twitter chat, I realised that the best way to show you all my current projects (okay, not all but 3 or 4) was to pop on and record a quick vlog in the morning. So if you would like to make a cuppa and come and join me in the...
Six on Saturday – Nature Takes Its Course

Six on Saturday – Nature Takes Its Course

It’s Saturday morning, the air is changing and you can feel the garden starting to settle into a slower pace of life. If you have been reading this blog you know of my front garden, the area I deem “the land that time forgot.” The funny thing is that...