Last minute Christmas Gift Knits for Kids

With Christmas just around the corner, you may well now be aware of kids or teens that you still haven’t sorted out something for. Here is my sure-fire hits for teens and children that don’t take long to make or much yarn. Knitted creatures Fantastic Beasts released the second film in the series, “The Crimes…

Bellsprout Pokemon Hat Knitting Pattern

I should start by saying that I have been completely obsessed with Pokemon since Red and Blue came out… and I was at university then. Probably would have done slightly better academically in my second year if I didn’t decide to master Pokemon Blue instead…. Anyway, this begins a 3 part evolution series of Pokemon…

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.…

The April Newsletter

The April newsletter has now gone out, and I love it.  Writing it is something I think about all the time, and even then, at the last minute, things get swapped and changed about.  If you haven’t already signed up for the free monthly newsletter, you can do so here. This edition includes a scarf…

Dinosaur Jumpers for Dogs

I’ve been making these for my cold beagle… And the dinosaur ones for my attention seeking beagle.   Tempted to try selling them on Etsy….. What do you think?   They are made with a high quality fleece, and the dogs haven’t destroyed them…. Pretty good endorsement from a beagle who wears them all day.…