Ridiculously warm neck warmer

Bought 5 balls of glittery black yarn from Sophie in London Haberdashery and used just under 1 ball on this with a set of 6mm needles. Initially I wanted to do it in the round but then saw someone on the tube with a horizontal cable knitted scarf and I really liked the way it … Continue reading Ridiculously warm neck warmer

Crochet pattern: super classy loo roll holder

I am attending a housewarming party later in the week, and though I was asked to get Amazon vouchers as a housewarming gift, I don't get paid for a few weeks so decided to make something super classy instead for the man who will be able to buy anything at all on the internet when … Continue reading Crochet pattern: super classy loo roll holder

Learn to knit: floppy hat I made!

Finished this at the North London Stitch Up on Saturday. The whole thing took about 7 hours. Instructions: You will need 2 sets of knitting needles, one 0.5-1mm bigger than the other. The chunkier the wool,  the bigger the needles. Check the label on your wool if you're not sure. I used circular needles but … Continue reading Learn to knit: floppy hat I made!