Yarn Bomb for Art Vault – Take II

Yarn Bomb for Art Vault – Take II

(Copy requested by local paper) Local textile artist Di Mann-Povey brought a touch of colour to Deakin Avenue recently with a ‘Yarn Bomb’ installation.  Assisted by her friend, Sandra Bolton, from Geelong; Mann-Povey was discovered by our photographer, adding the...Read More
Fox Paws

Fox Paws

I found this absolutely to-die-for pattern by Xandy Peters recently, and after a couple of false starts or 'faux pas', (appropriately enough!), I managed to get it right. On the left is my final (successful) sample:  I 'm not sure...Read More
Fuss Free Baby Cardigan

Fuss Free Baby Cardigan

Another cute little project thanks to Ravelry.  The jacket knitted in the round from the neck down. I used a 4mm circular needle and 8 ply yarn (double knit).  The pattern used below the armholes is a fairly simple one...Read More
Knitted Kimono Jacket for  Baby

Knitted Kimono Jacket for Baby

Ready for assembly, only 2 side seams, and blocking. This one knitted in newborn size 4mm needles with 8-ply yarn.  Looks so small, I was making for a July baby, but will make another in 3 month size just in...Read More
Yarn Bomb for Art Vault

Yarn Bomb for Art Vault

Very happy to be working on this project, coinciding with Art Vault Print Triennial. Project started on October 30, in 30 plus heat, but great to be working in the shade (thanks to the tree!), and hope to complete project...Read More
Cosy Pooch Project

Cosy Pooch Project

Just finished these colourful jumpers for two of my favourite pooches, my grand-dog, Monty, and his girly housemate, Stich. I haven't monogrammed Stich's yet, as I am not sure of the fit, it may be too small, so I will...Read More