Crafting success !

Posted on

I want to shout from the rooftops – well, from my sofa actually. After yesterday’s failed knitting attempts my mojo came back today, and with it clear thinking. Picking up stitches around the armholes was a doddle. I undid the mega disastrous neckline – something I hadn’t even considered yesterday – repicked up stitches, reknit it, still not perfect but definitely not as ‘cobbled’ together as it was first time round. I even found the perfect buttons. Not blocked yet but feeling proud so wanted to share.

This image has an empty alt attribute; its file name is whitebaby.jpg

Moving on, I’ve even revisited my pile of WIPs and organised them into some kind of better order. Here’s the next one to finish this week – a baby cardigan for imminent family arrival, loving the fluted edging. I have to admit it’s the next part that I take a deep breath for – sewing up an button band -but I am on a roll and it WILL be done.

This image has an empty alt attribute; its file name is mindfulness.jpg

I’ve started a great book too – this was after my mojo came back – wish I’d read it last week! So far, loving it. If anyone has already read this, think of me as ‘Miss Marple’ today. More about this will follow another day for those who have no idea what that means!

I’ve always known the calm knitting brings – this isn’t a new thing, just sometimes we all need reminding. Signing off for now. Knitting calling.

Advertisements

3 thoughts on “Crafting success !

    tierneycreates said:
    January 16, 2019 at 7:13 pm

    Congratulations and what a lovely piece! That looks like a great book to check out.

      tinaor responded:
      January 17, 2019 at 4:35 pm

      Thank you. I am loving the book so much!

    quiteayarnblog said:
    January 18, 2019 at 4:29 pm

    Beautiful! What a great job – it is lovely! I have been wondering how this book is – will be interested to read your review đŸ™‚ So glad your mojo is back!

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s