Greetings! Grüßt Euch! I can't believe it - I'm going even more digital than before. Don't forgot that to some extent I'm a tech dinosaur because I never had the need to be on social media or to use the computer, apart from work, for more than booking holidays online and keeping in touch with friends… Continue reading Find Mrs Buttons on Instagram!
The summer is in full swing - at least here in the Northern hemisphere and especially in the North of England where we haven't had a drop of rain for several months now! I cannot remember when we have had a better summer. And that's the explanation of my knitting break: weather too good to… Continue reading Intertwined – Verstrickt noch mal!
I just realised that I phased this week's promotion wrong: the National Yarn Shop Day 10% offer start of course today! Happy Knitting! Mir ist gerade aufgefallen, dass ich das 10%-Angebot nicht richtig formuliert habe: es beginnt natürlich schon heute! Frohes Stricken!
Hello Everyone! Hallo, Ihr Lieben! Spring is here and we have had some glorious weather - smiles guaranteed! Today's new pattern is this adorable "Travelry" Ladybird Purse. Great to use up short lengths of chunky yarn and which little (or big) girl wouldn't want one? Der Frühling ist da und jetzt schon gab es richtig schönes… Continue reading Yarn Shop Day and Ladybird Purse
The merry month of May is here and instead of a full knitting pattern, I'm adding three new entries to my Stitch Library in the Lace Gallery today : Eyelets, Open Mesh and Rosebud. Happy Stitching! Der Wonnemonat Mai ist da und anstelle einer Strickanleitung gibt es heute drei neue Strickmuster im Musterbuch, und zwar… Continue reading Lace Stitch Patterns
The York Makery is our lovely local craft and yarn shop. The challenge was this: Take one skein of Sirdar Sublime Isla and make an item from it. The lightness and fluidity of the yarn suggested this airy summer scarf to me – with a leaf motif. And this is today's new pattern publication. I… Continue reading York Makery Summer Scarf/ Sommerschal
It's Friday and publication day for Mrs Buttons. Today's pattern is called "The Gift of Tea" and they are some cute little gift bags are just the right size for your bags of tea – be it as a gift or because your office tea bags are somewhat disappointing and you prefer your own. Or perhaps… Continue reading The Gift of Tea – Teebeutelchen