Pikachu Ears – Pokemon Knitting Pattern

Recently in Pokemon Go, avatars could add Pikachu ears to their character. Clearly I needed to do this…. and also I needed these in real life. Afterall, Pikachu ears are cute, and they make such a simple costume addition. You will need: Yellow DK yarn (less than a ball) Black DK yarn (even less) Headband…

Remembrance Day Poppy Knitting Pattern

FLiving in the town where all the soldiers trained to leave for WWI keeps the war right in the centre of your vision. Yesterday a sculpture was unveiled for remembrance of those who fought, and those who were left behind. It’s also the time of year that knitted poppies appear, perfect for yarn bombing. A…

Newt Scamander or Dru Gru Scarf

This is a very simple knit… so simple there are 2 options for one basic pattern.  This has been a much requested item of late… probably with Halloween, new Fantastic Beasts movies, and probably a minions sequel in the mix.   This simple scarf knits quickly and easily. There is a 2 row repeating pattern.…

Pokémon Go Drifloon Cap Knitting Pattern

So, Pokemon Go is having a Halloweeen event…. with new Avatar costumes. I saw this cap in the costume shop… and yes, I realised you already had everything you needed to create this hat. This is a bonus knitting pattern this week, because, well, no parts of this hat are new. You will need: 4mm…

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…