Author Archives: wendycoyne
Rohrspatz Wollmeise 100% pure wool ‘nautical miles’ I used 100gms from a 150gm hank so lots left to crochet the edges (once I learn how) I used my new blockers (knit pro via Amazon) for the first time.
One O’clock in the morning. WOOF Woof woofwoofwoofWOOFwoof woof …….woof Someone got up to see what was getting Murphy excited. Two ducks waddling up the drive! Someone put their glasses on, thinking they must be mistaken, expecting to see pigeons, … Continue reading
CAR = Carriage on right, CAL = Carriage on left HP = Holding position, WP = Working position K = Knit ***Cast on 87 Stitches with waste yarn starting at far left hand side of needle bed. Knit a … Continue reading
I am quite proud of this, I only unpicked once. I would love to claim I spun or dyed the yarn, but I did neither. This was machine knit from one 100gm ball of ‘Opal, Blutenpracht, col 9113’ 75% wool, … Continue reading
Halfway through plying two large bobbins I realised I had my wheel on the largest ratio!!! Duh. Huge sigh. Rude word. Had I switched to the smaller whorl, it would have been half the work. 400 metres of Shetland, 140 … Continue reading
Kizzie ignores the tv. Murphy loves watching. His favourite programme is ‘Vet on the Hill’. I don’t know whether he has a crush on the Aussie vet, but he just sits watching with his toy in his mouth, possibly drooling. … Continue reading
We took Kizzie to Cambridge today for her six week post op check up. She is doing ok but not healing as well as she should be 😦 We can organise hydrotherapy and she can have longer walks, but is … Continue reading
I have a plan for this soft and quite delicious yarn. Happy anniversary to me
Kizzie is doing really well. She spends most of her time resting in her crate, but has brief visits outside and lots of cuddles.