Not long ago I wrote about how I had made my parents a scarf each for Christmas. Well, that wasn't all, because I also collaborated with Shana to make them a Christmas wreath too. No point reinventing the wheel though (or in this case, the wreath) so Shana found an excellent set of instructions… Continue reading Twas the wreath before Christmas
Chris started it, I wasn't even thinking about...erm...*whispers* Christmas, he decided he'd like to knit a scarf, I nonchalantly suggested he might knit one for Mater & Pater, well two obviously, but I meant one each. Before I knew what was happening, Chris had chosen the yarn he'd like to use, I'd ordered it, the… Continue reading Only 150 days until . . .
There are a lot of patterns for bells on the interwebs, but I wasn't happy with the way they gathered at the top, so using short rows, I created my own pattern. The yarn I used is King Cole Glitz DK 1698 Christmas Acrylic Festive Knitting Wool, yes I know I'm allergic to acrylic, but it… Continue reading Knitted Christmas Bell