Tag: Rabbie

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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At long last, the final dog has been knit! I present to you all… I made him following the pattern Border Collie┬áby Sally Muir and Joanna Osborne from the book Best in Show: Knit your own Dog. I really enjoyed …

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As mentioned area weeks ago, I’m trying to take up spinning and make my own wool. It’s slow going, mainly as I have a lot of fleece that needs washing and carding before I can try spinning, but it’s there. …

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This is a very wordy post, apologies, feel free to scroll down to just the knitting. Before I moved 300 miles away from home, the duty of fixing my family’s drama fell to both myself and my sister Rabbie. Its …

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As the title says, socks! Socks! Socks!! Yeah…I went a little sock mad…I blame Rabbie. She came down for the rather soggy doggy day and the night before her visit mentioned wellies, so Felix wanted her cat welly socks. Then …

Socks, socks, socks… Read More »

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I admit, I just love the word commonsensical, but it summarises this past knit I’ve been saving, as well as what I currently have on the needles. Yep, commonsensical means practical, and in this case that means arm warmers, which …

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Rabbie asked me to do a Mary Poppins/Mrs Tiggy-Winkle mash-up and like any crazy knitter up for a challenge… The main body of the pattern is based on the Alan Dart Mrs Tiggy-Winkle pattern I made last time, with some …

Mrs Tiggy-Pops! Read More »

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May the stars align and great Cthulhu rise! Oh, wait, no, that’s only what I want to happen in game… Playing Arkham Horror with friends and eating far too much to bring in the new year, but putting up a …

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Ducks? I went out to the cat mint the other day, in the rain (it’s done nothing but rain for weeks now it feels!) and to my surprise, I found… Jemima Puddleduck! I brought her in, dried her off, and …

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Back in June, some of you may remember that I knitted a number of hobgoblin hats. (It spanned three posts, so three links.) Not too long afterwards Rabbie came to visit – a great weekend even if nothing went to …

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