Tag Archives for colourwork

Sailing Out of the Doldrums

The doldrums: an equatorial region of the Atlantic Ocean with calms, sudden storms, and light unpredictable winds that has come to mean a period of stagnation or depression. Sometimes we get stuck, the wind goes out of our sails and we … Continue reading

29. May 2018 by Rebecca
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The Vikings are Come…to the Antipodes

Our Dear Boy had grown out of all his woollies.  It was time to make something bigger. We talked together about the elements it must include like a hood and a zip. We talked about the elements it might include … Continue reading

08. October 2014 by Rebecca
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Small Things, Warm Things

Amidst the big projects, little things slip in.  Here are a few. A gift, a teacosy just for one…for surely, the act of making a proper cup of tea just for ourselves is a moment of commitment and love. The … Continue reading

09. September 2014 by Rebecca
Categories: crochet, knit, sew | Tags: , , , , , , , , | 15 comments