Replica Granny Blanket

My latest project is a replica granny blanket. Way back in the deep, depths of time I designed and made a granny square blanket – see it here.  After moving house twice I lost the notes so couldn’t publish the pattern.  All I have is the layout plan but no yarn or yardage information. Then, […]

Planning a Blanket

.I made loads of squares for my granny square book and since then they’ve been neatly piled in a corner of my craft room.  They’ve been moved around and resorted over and over again but always end up in a neat pile in the corner.  Some have still got their labels on! I thought I’d […]

Authors Lunch, Bunting and Cat Hairs

On Tuesday I went to the authors lunch at Search Press where I met lots of fab folks, had delicious food and found where the wine was very easily.  I also found out that my book is being reprinted already! Draped all over the warehouse was Women’s Weekly record breaking knitted bunting – 3.2 kilometers […]


Yes, gorgeous sunshine!  I was alarmed to see a big yellow thing sat in the sky this morning. Where are the slate grey, rain clouds?  I ventured out to take a closer look and, gradually, a little memory of sunshine tickled the back of my mind. The memory grew until I could recall days in […]