Author: Roxy

It’s Frankenstein!

As an aside to all the Christmas knitting I’ve been doing, I took part in a Halloween MKAL – which turned out to be a cuddly Frankenstein. My only issue? He doesn’t have trousers on, and, well, I knit it

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Nothing to see here…

OK, I do have one photo: I was sent a photo of the doll clothes I made a little while back, actually on the dolls! I was really happy they fit as I was having to blindly follow the patterns

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From the never before posted anywhere archives!

And by that I mean Ravelry, Deviantart and here! Was reorganising Felix’s room (moving toys upstairs, moving others downstairs, moving some furniture about to better position everything…) And spotted two knitted things that, as previously mentioned, have never been posted.

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And once again we break the Christmas knitting…

For lots of baby knits! This is a little blanket for Felix’s childminder’s daughter’s baby. (Say that five times fast – I knit a blanket for her first born last year) and is based on the free pattern ‘Jericho Baby

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We break the Christmas knitting…

To show you this quick little leaving present for someone at my work: It’s based on the hat worn by Jayne Cobb in an episode of the cult hit TV series Firefly. I’m pleased to say she was happy with

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Cushions and pen pots

As mentioned last post, working on Christmas knits so nothing to show right now! Well, I do have this recent creation: Not knitting, but still craft related. There’s a group in the village over that teach people all kinds of

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Dolls, dolls, dolls…

My neice was given a doll (a 16″ American Doll whom she named Holly) but she didn’t have many clothes for this doll. So she gave me the puppy eyes and asked me to make a few little pieces for

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No Man’s Sky Shawl

I think that’s an apt name for this: It’s based on the Free Ravelry Downloadable Pattern Vortex Shawl by Kristina McCurley and made with the yummy wool I blogged about last post. The name comes from the current computer game Engel

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Phtang phtang…

Cthuhlu phtang! This time last year I posted about how awesome my friends are. How they all donned on cat ears and played Cathuhlu all just for my birthday. They out did themselves this year, and I have to say,

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Elmer the elephant

Packed his trunk and said goodbye to the – wait, that was Nellie, this is Elmer: Technical details first – I followed the ‘Eddie the Elephant’ pattern by Ann Franklin from the May 2015 edition of ‘Love Knitting for Baby’s.

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