100 days project

Instagram, Facebook and blogs everywhere are talking about this annual occurrence which begins today. Are you joining in? I have completed many projects by counting them off 100 days at a time, and not just as part of this challenge. Doodle Piece and patch Photograph Read Paint Draw Skip Walk Colour mix Stitch Crochet Journal…

A square a day

Just one simple square a day can make an easy cosy blanket. I’ve been pleased to have one nearby during the little cold spell that seems to have ended This is now ready to be incorporated into this month’s throw, but last month’s is already in use. Just a square a day. It would work…

A body of work

Sometimes you find that doing something consistently has turned into more than your original intention. Last year I decided to make a single blanket based on daily temperatures. The exercise resulted not only in that one but also 14 others too, each of which tell a story. I’m making another large one this year too,…

#365somethings2018

Are you joining in? The objective is to make 365 somethings in the year. It doesn’t have to be one a day. Here are some of mine so far. Please link to any of yours in the comments.

A collection 

This may not be the sort of collection you expect to see here, but you may see a few of them over the next while.  I’ve always been prepared for a challenge, especially a creative one! So, when I realised just how much I disliked Granny Squares I thought it was time to find out…

A Granny Square Is Just Like Life 

On the front  Perfect! Or is it?  To create the perfection there are always loose ends with which to deal.  Big or small. Old or young. We all try to hide those loose ends.  If you wonder where I am you can be assured that I’m just weaving in some of my loose ends that…

I must be a stitcher at heart

Another crocheted blanket is almost finished. I have only been able to spend a limited time on this each day – in fact – some days it has had to lie quiet – taking second place to accounts! Yes, the end of the financial year always brings those joys with it! Last night I hooked…

Another week passes

I have to say that creativity is keeping me sane at the moment. I keep hoping that normal service will be resumed next week – but …..  I’m not doing anything earth shattering – not enough ‘head space’ for that – but doing something each day is a vital part of my timetable. As always…