Stranger things happen when you're knitting a blanket

Stranger things happen when you're knitting a blanket

Back in May, when my life appeared to be at its busiest, an email pinged in to my inbox from We Are Knitters - the home of gorgeous yarn and knitting kits - asking if I wanted to take a closer look at one of their kits with a view to sharing it on my blog if I liked it.

Because Liam loves florals

Because Liam loves florals

I’ll start this post with an apology. Normally when I share things that I’ve made, I try to photograph each step in case you want to have a go yourself. However, these banners/pennants/whatever you want to call them were simply a project to amuse myself, not really intended for this blog, so I didn’t bother.

Creating happy holiday vibes at home and in the garden (AD)

Creating happy holiday vibes at home and in the garden (AD)

It’s not that we don’t love exotic holidays to far-flung destinations but when you have an old house and a big garden requiring a fair bit of love and attention, something has to give while you invest your time and money in upkeep and renovation plans.