And here we go…

Inadvertently I have settled on a plan for posting on this blog. This is rather strange as I have been blogging in one form or another since…. well…. 2004-ish. It has taken me this long to work out an actual schedule. See, I tend to want to share everything at once, rather than wait to…

Jughead Jones Crown Hat

When the Netflix show “Riverdale” hit the small screen, many asked for this pattern.  It was released over on Etsy a while back, but somehow I missed listing it here. This is a simple knit.  Knit in the round, this hat is seamless. You will need: – 4mm circular knitting needles (and double pointed needles…

Simple Colour Block Scarf – Knitting Pattern

A simple gift for men is often the hardest thing to find.  Recently I have discovered that scarves are the answer – practical, very useful, and above all, comforting to wear. This scarf is a slimmer scarf designed to hang nicely with a men’s suit or trench coat. You will need: 5mm straight knitting needles…

Springtime Baby Booties

These booties are sweet, and a very quick knit.  Perfect for newborn babies, in their first few months. You will need: 3.5mm straight knitting needles 4ply baby yarn Darning needle Optional: ribbon for the ties Cast on 35 stitches (this is the bottom of the foot) 1. Knit 2. k1, k1 front and back, k14,…