It's been a very busy week and yet, I did manage to do two little publications: Es war eine bewegte Woche und trotzdem habe ich es irgendwie geschafft, zwei weitere, kleine Anleitungen zu veröffentlichen: The Mini Christmas Decorations were really part of Fairfax House Advent Calendar KAL, but I felt generous and published the… Continue reading Two New Patterns – Zwei neue Strickmuster
Last week I started my new blog series on "50 Reasons For Knitting" and I wrote about Knitting as a fantastic occupation when the weather is just not favourable. Well, who would have known that on the following day we experienced weather more alike high summer: sunny, hot (not just warm) with 25C temperatures and… Continue reading 50 Reasons: De-Stress/ 50 Gründe: Entstressen
It was this summer when I went to a lunchtime organ recital. My husband is an organist, so I naturally get dragged along, but overall I do enjoy it myself. Most organ recitals, especially the lunchtime ones in the city of York are free to go in with a retiring collection afterwards to give the… Continue reading 50 Reasons for Knitting – 50 Gründe zum Stricken
It's Friday again - I don't know where time vanishes to! Today's new pattern is called "Quick Knit Wavy Vest" and that's exactly what it is: a sleeveless top with a wavy lace pattern. This garment knits up really quickly and is an ideal project to use up lots of Aran yarn remnants which often… Continue reading Quick Knit Wavy Vest – Wellenweste
It’s a productive Friday for me. I managed to write up another little recent project of mine: Heute ist ein produktiver Freitag für mich. Ich habe es geschafft, noch ein kleines Projekt als Anleitung fertigzustellen: Snuggly Scarf is a real quick knit and a variation on the very popular style of two-colour brioche knitting. The… Continue reading Snuggly Scarf – Kuschelschal
It is Friday and due to the KAL I haven't published any pattern. But now the weather has turned for good. Today it's cold, very windy and very rainy. Brrrr! Es ist Freitag und wegen des KALs habe ich keine anderen Anleitungen veröffentlicht. Doch jetzt hat sich das Wetter gewandelt, und zwar richtig. Heute ist es… Continue reading Like a Fish Needs a Bicycle – Wie ein Fisch ein Fahrrad braucht
Only one more day - no, not until Christmas, but until the KAL for the Fairfax House Advent Calendar starts! So, there is still time to take part - just click here! The first of 8 weekly parts will be released tomorrow and the KAL will run for 12 weeks to give enough time to… Continue reading One more day – to the KAL!