Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month

March is Ovarian Cancer Awareness month and 'Target Ovarian Cancer' have organised a great '50s Challenge' campaign.  My very small contribution to the cause is…

Free Vintage Knitting Pattern

I've added a rather splendid downloadable free pattern to Skiff's Free Vintage Knitting Pattern section, this one from a 1956 edition of Stitchcraft.  Elegant stripes…

How to Knit

Okay, it wasn't a figment of my imagination, my ridiculous imaginary project I'd dreamed up to keep me company instead of doing any real work…

Handbags at Dawn

Wow, an imaginative, creative and yet useful promo download from a commercial website for once ... in a tribute to the blonde icy legend, Hermes…

Christmas Slippers

Not a fan of the traditional slipper so I decided to make my own this year over the holidays, experimenting on a friend's late Christmas…

Lucid? Moi?

I haven't crocheted for some time ... it doesn't matter how many times I've heard that it's back in fashion, I think I still view…