Category Knitting

Learning to knit: machine style.

A little while back (although when I say a little while back I think I mean about 6 months to a year ago!), Mr M’s mother loaned me her old knitting machine to have a play with. This weekend they have come to visit, so I have been having my long promised lesson on how […]

Knitted Mouse Snowsuit

Yes, more mouse clothing. this one is a long time coming as I started it, but had lots of other things happening at the same time so it got a bit left to one side temporarily. This time involved much more mixing it up patternwise, and was inspired by the real Saffy Mouse, who was […]

Expanding the Mouse’s Wardrobe

So… I only brought 3 books with me. Not a lot to sustain a Lindsay for a week, so in amongst visits to Water Parks I had to amuse myself with other things on my rest days. So, just before I came away I finished my mouse: But then of course, this mouse is naked…. […]

Knitted Mouse

A lovely friend of mine had a baby. Around this time, I also learnt to knit, starting off with the simple things… like Innocent Smoothie hats… Then getting more adventurous… Until I then got really overexcited… But they were all just variations on a very simple pattern, and easy and fun to do. Posting pictures […]