Monthly Archives: January 2010

Spin Happy, Knit Happy

It was a gorgeous day in Port Adelaide yesterday and the dolphins were swimming early. There was a nice strong breeze too – a far cry from last Sunday’s inferno conditions. Thank you so much to the keen hand-spinners. It was nice to meet you and I look forward to seeing what’s on your spindles. […]

Fibre Fun

Some top to play with for the summer. The first, soy top, is quite dark, so the photo might be a little hard to see. It’s a mix of purple, blacks, and a bit of dark rust.  Midnight Urban Decay.  soy top in ‘midnight urban decay (50gm/$10.85) The bamboo top is in 2 colourways: a […]

Fibre Fun

Some top to play with for the summer. The first, soy top, is quite dark, so the photo might be a little hard to see. It’s a mix of purple, blacks, and a bit of dark rust.  Midnight Urban Decay.  soy top in ‘midnight urban decay (50gm/$10.85) The bamboo top is in 2 colourways: a […]

A Breath of Real Fresh Air

The weather shifted late Monday night. For those who read this blog from where it’s freezing (greetings!) it was so hot at the Market on Sunday, the electronic thermo read 50 degrees C. I felt as though my eyeballs were cooking like coddled eggs. Yup, left EARLY – the boss kicked us out. Apologies to […]

A Breath of Real Fresh Air

The weather shifted late Monday night. For those who read this blog from where it’s freezing (greetings!) it was so hot at the Market on Sunday, the electronic thermo read 50 degrees C. I felt as though my eyeballs were cooking like coddled eggs. Yup, left EARLY – the boss kicked us out. Apologies to […]

Sunday Market in the heat — oh yeah!

Whilst I hide in the shadows inside today, I’m labeling the new lots of cotton lace and other goodies to tempt your fingers during this hot summer season. Had a notion to go outside and photograph said hanks of yarn, opened the door and… Well, a wave of heat hit me like a wall. Door […]

Sunday Market in the heat — oh yeah!

Whilst I hide in the shadows inside today, I’m labeling the new lots of cotton lace and other goodies to tempt your fingers during this hot summer season. Had a notion to go outside and photograph said hanks of yarn, opened the door and… Well, a wave of heat hit me like a wall. Door […]

Cellulose Season

The sun is shining and that means I’m putting down the needles, picking up the brushes and banging on the pots again. For those of you who think summer is def. for knitting, the sock and lace knitting are the over-all faves. Got some yarn and don’t know what to do with it? Bring your […]

Cellulose Season

The sun is shining and that means I’m putting down the needles, picking up the brushes and banging on the pots again. For those of you who think summer is def. for knitting, the sock and lace knitting are the over-all faves. Got some yarn and don’t know what to do with it? Bring your […]