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The End of the One Year Blogging Challenge plus 11 years of SpaceCraft…

So, this time last year I pledged to blog every Monday for a year. Why? Well, because my blogging had pretty much dried up. The last few years had come and gone with only a few posts to show for them. So to herald the eleventh year of this blog – yes, that’s right eleven [...]

Not much of a Making Monday…

A short post this week because the shoulder pain I wrote about last time was the beginnings of shingles.¬† I’ve never had this before and assumed only older people suffered from it. Not true!¬† I’m dosed up on anti virals and two different painkillers but it’s not helping the pain a great deal. Shingles can’t [...]

Making Monday – Almond Comfit

An actual FO (finished object), my first in ages. It’s the Almond Comfit beret from Saturday Treat by Ysolda. It’s an usual pattern in that unlike others I’ve knit which begin at the crown or the ribbed brim, it begins at a point on the edge and the beret slowly builds up in the same [...]

Making Monday – First post of the Year

This blog, Space Craft, is ten years old this month and as part of celebrating and marking that, I’ve decided to set myself a little blogging challenge. From this week onwards I will blog every Monday for a year. It’s a challenge and a bit of a kick up the backside for me. I can [...]

Win some, you lose some

I arrived home from work today to find a parcel containing this It was my order from Cloth Kits. I checked out their site last week and couldn’t resist ordering¬† these lovelies There were 40 but there was a gust of wind while I was photographing them outside and I lost one! I now have [...]

I Really am Still Knitting…

No, really I am. Look here… This is a Purl SoHo beret in progress I haven’t touched my Snapdragon Tam in a while because I’ve had problems reading the pattern. I don’t think it’s Ysolda’s fault, just my inability to concentrate on anything at the moment. I will return to it soon. It’s my first [...]