Our trip to Riga. For years now, since I picked up knitting again, I have wanted to visit the Baltic countries. Estonian, Latvian and Lithuanian knitting patterns and traditions all […]
I often get over-excited by the perspective of a Knit-along (KAL). So I often start a new project on impulse. Looking back, I have been participating, or at least have […]
Hi! How lovely that you are still hanging around here! Some may have seen that Bintou @Nappyknitter, Julie @Julieknitsinparis and I organised a destash event at La Récyclerie in Paris last Sunday. We were […]
Life happens. If you are following me on Instagram, you already know that my lovely grandfather left us in March. Even though I tend to focus on the happy memories […]
Edinburgh Yarn Festival 2016 round up.
There’s been a while since last time, and the day I decide to log on WordPress, I find it’s is my blogs anniversary. 3 years already! So I’m celebrating with […]
Looking back 2015 was a special year with a lot changes in my personal life. Mostly for the good (like in “No mud, no lotus”), but still a tough year. […]
Some months ago, Aimée, my knitting friend and owner of l’Oisivethé, asked me if I could make a hat showing off a new yarn the shop was carrying : Gilliat […]
I am thinking back on my summer vacation knitting now that the autumn is here. One of my summer knits this year was the Stephen West shawl Garter Goodness. I […]
I realise that if I don’t do it now, I never will.
So, inspired by Keiry at Keirybeesparis, I’ll write a blog post about this summer’s knits. Starting with Askews me shawl