Même pas froid 

My sister offered me a really nice knitting kit for Christmas. The kit is from Peace and wool and it is to make a giant snood. I love the colour she had chosen : a beautiful green !  It is knitted with 15mm needles and the finished snood is super warm !

Whipped sweater 

After trying the wool and the gang kit, I ordered a We are knitters kit. I chose the whipped cram sweater in green forest. It is knitted in size 8 needles. I love the colour and the shape in the back. Unfortunately the kit only contains 4 balls of wool and that was not enough…

Green pouf with handles 

Our sofa is quite small and we needed somewhere to put our feet up when watching television.  I found how to make a simple one in the “Liberty book of home sewing”. I did not use such expensive fabric : the black one used for the base and the liner pouf is from IKEA and…

Green apple pot holders

We have a tea towel with an apple print from Mark and Spencer so I have decided to make two apple pot holders to stay in the same theme as the tea towel.    I have used this pattern and lined the finished apples with some felted fabric and some gingham fabric to give them more insulation….

Green crochet shawl

I saw so many nice shawls the last month on some blogs. I particularly like this one and  this one.  I have found on Ravelry a pattern I really liked and that seemed simple enough so I went to my local wool shop The textile studio in Belfast to get some supplies. She recommended to use the Herriot fine from…