Archive Vintage postcards, photographs, scrapbooks and ephemera from my collection
Hove Daily Photo Photos of Hove, East Sussex, taken from December 2008 to December 2015
Jan Eaton's Book Errata I've listed the known corrections for my crochet and knitting books here - titles include UK and US versions of 200 Crochet Blocks, 200 Knitted Blocks and 200 Ripple Stitch Patterns
My reading list total for 2011 is 66. Not bad, but this figure doesn't include several false starts with books I couldn't finish and there were several of those. I'm less tolerant that I used to be - if I'm not enjoying a book after the first 50 or so pages, then out (or back to the library) it goes.
The list's on Pinterest here. My stand-out book of last year was an audio book read by the author and it's this one:
Now that January has got into its stride, here's a look at gifts I made for Christmas.
Fingerless mittens for Liz in hand dyed high twist merino; my own design using a stitch pattern from a Japanese stitch dictionary.
Elise shawls for Kris and her mum in hand dyed BFL sock.
Long crochet scarf with fringe for Julie; my own design in Debbie Bliss Baby Cashmerino.
On the what's-on-the-needles-now front, not much. Huldran is progressing slowly (lovely, lovely Wollmeise) and there are a couple of pairs of plain vanilla socks on the go. I think I'd better go cast something else on!