Baa-ble Hat Number 3

The Baa-ble Hat pattern designed by Donna Smith for Shetland Wool Week 2015 turned out to be an addictively fun pattern to knit.

Baable Hat Number 3

When I finished knitting the second hat I still had plenty of the Debbie Bliss Cashmerino Aran in Ivory, Charcoal and Sea Foam left over.  [Read more…]

Baa-ble Hat Number 2

The first Baa-ble Hat was for my husband Neil and he didn’t want a pompom which mean’t I still had some of this gorgeous Debbie Bliss Cashmerino Aran yarn leftover…

Baable Hat 2

and having finished knitting his hat, I knew that I really really wanted a Baa-ble Hat for myself! So it wasn’t long until I was casting on Baa-ble Hat Number 2. This gorgeous hat designed by Donna Smith for Shetland Wool Week 2015 is an addictive knit! [Read more…]

Baa-ble Hat

Inspired by my wonderful memories of our extraordinary visit to Shetland, I found myself reading through my copy of the Shetland Wool Week Annual 2015 for the umpteenth time…

Baable Hat 1

I’d been intending to cast on the Baa-ble Hat designed by the Shetland designer Donna Smith (Shetland Wool Week Patron for 2015) so many times during the past year… [Read more…]

Summer 2016 in Belfast

Today is the first day of Autumn, the Autumn Equinox. And, suddenly, Summer feels like a long time ago. We had an amazingly busy fun-filled summer in Belfast.

Summer in Belfast 2016

It wasn’t particularly warm, we had plenty of wet days, but on dry, sunny or merely drizzly days, we took the opportunity to go out and delight in some Summer fun. [Read more…]

World Wide Knit in Public Day, 2016

Did you take part in the World Wide Knit in Public Day?

World Wide Knit in Public Day and the Titanic building

Do you enjoy knitting in public? [Read more…]