Fancy slippers

I’ve been a bit slack lately as my PhD has been foremost in my mind…. but it’s due to be submitted soon, so I have a bit more time on my hands! I’ve actually made a few of these now for various people (Father, MIL, BF, husband), mainly from Bendigo Woollen mills Stellar yarn (50% bamboo, 50% wool), either 12ply or 8ply. The pattern is from The Woven and its also on Ravelry. I currently have one made for my foot 🙂 The pattern is relatively easy to follow, but be careful with your pickup around the cuff. I think … Continue reading Fancy slippers

Patchwork Quilt-a-long: Block One

OK so I’ve finished my PhD. Time to get back to my projects, and sharing those projects! So in my Wednesday patchwork classes, we have decided to do a quilt-a-long project – a project that is similar for us to do together. Each month, Amanda AKA Jedi craft girl is releasing a new block to make. There are a total of 12 blocks, and each month you make 6 squares. I’m fitting it into my projects and just trying to do one block a month. I have to get my green monster done – project update coming soon! The first block was … Continue reading Patchwork Quilt-a-long: Block One