Tag: Birthday

It’s my favourite time of year, the weather is growing colder, the leaves are turning red, all the winter knits can finally be brought out and worn and best of all, Halloween! Because if Halloween landing on a Thursday this …

Face huggers and slippers? Read More »

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It was Felix’s birthday yesterday! And her party too! As mentioned in my previous posts I knitted lots of butterflies and tiny bees for the party games and party bags, and after building a section of honeycomb on Monday it …

Mini beasts! Read More »

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Well, motorbikes. Which is what I’ll start on then I’ll get to the butterflies. On Friday, Engels motorbike died. We knew that she had begun to slowly mechanically deteriorate, as all things do with wear and tear and the lovely …

Of Butterflies and Bikes Read More »

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I’m out of car songs and too tired to Google something suiting. It was Inklings second birthday yesterday and we had a BBQ and friends and family and lots of kids round. So tired. Onto the knitting! That 1969 movie …

Cars cars cars… Read More »

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Cars! They’re really neat! I’ve been watching way too much Storybots (even if you don’t have a little one, I highly recommend it!) Anyhow, on to the knitting! Cars! I bet none of you guessed by the title… Sarcasm aside, …

Cars! They’re in the street! Read More »

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It’s been busy since my last post – despite losing three days to the plague (some viral infection that resulted in me seeing black spots during coughing fits, and left me so short of breath I was unable to go …

Lion’s, mice and crocodiles, oh my! Read More »

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Some of you may remember this time last year I was knitting fish for Felix’s birthday party, it was for a game called ‘Feed the Shark’. This year it’s been demanded to make a return but, seeing as this year’s …

Mice! Read More »

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Hee hee…I do love a good pun…seriously though, I finished my mystery creation! *Drum roll* An octopus hat! Much like the story behind the aviator hat, Rabbie saw a crocheted octopus hat, and demanded suggested that I should make her one…that …

You ‘octopi’ my thoughts! Read More »

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They might EGG-splode! Ok, ok, I know it’s an EGG-stremely bad pun, but it had to be done! These are a little pair of knitted hand grenade egg cosies, based on the free pattern ‘GRENADE’ by Ali Hogg (Cast kn 42, start …

Don’t pull the pin! Read More »

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How I wish I was doing just that! It’s gotten so hot at the moment that we’re keeping our time outside to a minimum (I can cope with a fair bit of heat and sun, but Felix and Inkling? Nope) …

Hit the waves… Read More »

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