Tagged: Presents

A very homemade Christmas; Mints, Fudge & Scrub

So this years gifts have been mostly handmade, including; Peppermint & Rose kind-of-creams* Frankincense / Clementine bath salts** (a bit fail, as most people have showers I found…) Fudge*** – supremo hit (if I...

Box Stitch Jacket – It’s finished!

Box Stitch Jacket – It’s finished!

Yay! Only 11 months after I started it… ahem… Well I had other things on too. Anyhow, it’s done and mum is happy with it, so job done! I was worried the cashmerino would...

Only the sleeves to go!

Only the sleeves to go!

Finally finished the back and now on the home stretch. Just a bit of mathematical tinkering to shorten the sleeves (to ‘bracelet’ length – oh my that Actionette birthday present has come in handy!)...

Box Stitch Jacket

Box Stitch Jacket

Need to get this done for May 8th so it is coming with me this weekend to Sussex. Both fronts are done, and am just starting on the back… only the sleeves to go!...

Jo Sharp – Box Jacket

Jo Sharp – Box Jacket

Finally got hold of the yarn I needed and am making a start on the front – put in my first pocket! It is a lovely yarn to knit with, very, very soft… I...

Jo Sharp Christmas

Jo Sharp Christmas

Her Box Stitch Jacket it what I’ll be knitting for SK for her Christmas present… Poor love looked a bit confused when she received a bundle of ribbon tied swatches in these various colours,...

Birch2 – only 3 months late!

So… Moira’s birthday has been and gone and now high summer, so probably not the best time to receive a snug shawl… but there you go! As she was the first person to teach me...