Knitting

A Stillness Shawl in Winter

As I've written about many times, 2020 was a hard year for my creativity - it completely disappeared for the most part. I think most people will have experienced the same thing as me. The pandemic really took over and forced my being into this survival mode where the best I could ask of myself… Continue reading A Stillness Shawl in Winter

Knitting

A Tegna in Lockdown

For long-time readers of this blog, you'll remember this project. This is my Tegna top, started way back in 2018. It was my first proper knitted clothing item with sleeves, a step up from the Sycamore vest that I knitted, and man, did it take a long time to knit! I originally started this project… Continue reading A Tegna in Lockdown

Recipe

Mid-Knitting Snacks | Lemon and Lime Polenta Cake

Do you have a tradition involving cakes? In my full time job, cake is everywhere! It's what we bring when it's our birthday, when we're leaving our job, whenever there's an occasion really. The one I like best is when we've just delivered an important piece of work and as a team, we organise a… Continue reading Mid-Knitting Snacks | Lemon and Lime Polenta Cake