Knitting

It’s Finished!

I’m so pleased to have finished the cardigan for my granddaughter! I actually finished it a few days ago, on Saturday, but have not had a chance to do a post until now. The cardigan has been delivered, and was very happily received. She tried it on straight away and it fits really well. Job… Continue reading It’s Finished!

Cross Stitch, Knitting

One Down, Still Many To Go!

As you can see, I’ve finished my little cross stitch. I actually finished it on Saturday evening, but needed to get organised to get a photo taken. I still need to find a frame for it. This project was small and straight forward, and I found it really relaxing. I am motivated to try to… Continue reading One Down, Still Many To Go!

Cross Stitch, Karen's Korner

Bits And Pieces

So, yesterday (June 21st) was the shortest day here, and we are nearly halfway through the year. How did that happen! I have had a lot going on since we returned from our trip around the South Island. On my first day back at work I received a text from someone I had caught up… Continue reading Bits And Pieces

Karen's Korner

South Island Trip (the final leg)

It is always hard saying goodbye to your children and their families. All too soon it was time to start heading towards home. It was a little easier for me this time, though, as I knew I would be back down in six weeks. We headed north through Dunedin and stopped for a lovely leisurely… Continue reading South Island Trip (the final leg)

Crochet, Karen's Korner, Knitting

A Little Bit Of Progress

We have just had a long weekend here to celebrate Queen’s Birthday, and I had all sorts of plans for getting lots of things done. Even although Monday was a holiday, my husband was working all day. I was looking forward to getting stuck into some craft and posting catch up time, but two of… Continue reading A Little Bit Of Progress

Karen's Korner

South Island Trip (part two)

Gosh, it’s now over a month since we got back from our trip! No wonder I’m struggling a bit to remember what I need to write down. To be fair, there has been, and continues to be, quite a lot going on. The most important thing hanging over me at the moment is a job… Continue reading South Island Trip (part two)

Karen's Korner, Knitting

Bedtime Socks Revisited

My apologies for not having finished telling you about our South Island trip yet. Life has become a little complicated and I have had something important to deal with. I hope to be able to tell you about it soon. In the meantime I thought I would write this short post to update you on… Continue reading Bedtime Socks Revisited