Lucias Fig Tree

Lifestyle, Stories, Travel

A trip to Yorkshire episode 1: Salts Mill and David Hockney….

I said I was going to tell you my trip to Yorkshire  last weekend, as I am off camping next week in the wildness…( I do that once a year 😀 )  hence I will not be able to write much next week so I’m doing it today 😀  So two blogs entries in two days AGAIN! I went to Yorkshire for a Blogstar’s meeting as you probably already know, and part of the weekend Stylecraft always organize something interesting to do that is craft/art related. Last time we went to see the Knitting  ...

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Patterns, Stories

JULY IS NEARLY OVER…THE HARLEQUIN BLANKET’S DETAILS

Hello everyone, This month I am very ahead of myself! It has been a really busy month, I had a lot of deadlines and also I went to the Blogstar’s summer meeting last weekend which was absolutely fantastic! I came back with a bag full of new yarns and shades!! I met several of Stylecraft’s retailers too which was very interesting but I will tell you all about in another entry because the purpose of this one is to give you the details of the ‘Harlequin’. Having said  ...

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Lifestyle, Patterns, Stories, Travel

Odinella..the Icelandic Blanket.

Another blog entry…two in two days!  I love weekends because no work mean more time to write stories!  So some more about the June blanket:   Despite the heat, I finished the June blanket just a few days later then envisage.   I was so close to put the blanket in the WIP’s pile …as I didn’t consider the possibility that Scotland could get hot too, but I loved the yarn and the pattern I designed for the blanket so much that I persevered regardless of the  ...

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Lifestyle, Stories, Travel

July’s blanket: A white rabbit, Venice,brocade and Arlecchino…..

July is already here!!! and to quote a very special white rabbit from one of my favorite books, ‘Alice in Wonderland’: “the hurrier a go the behinder I get”!!     Besides me  chasing my tail for the past few weeks trying to fit everything in , Alice in wonderland’s  little white rabbit is not just going to remind me that I seem to be always behind with things, his tabard with the playing cards, is also going to be one of the sources of inspiration for  ...

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