|Winding Yarn ready for a new scarf|
My little sewing cabin is now the home of all the household boxes that have been packed up and are awaiting the first shift scheduled for mid June when hubbie and I plan to head to our home in Maryborough for 2 weeks of Annual Leave. We figured we may as well get a removalist in and get all the excess stuff moved up there and just be left with minimal stuff here till we sell. Naturally minimal to
|The sewing cabin is now the storage centre|
Pete has been busy sorting and cutting bits of wood ...... Burls to be exact for a project or two he has in mind when the new journey begins ....... Seems we both enjoy a bit of creativity lol
Anyhow at the very least I've managed to get a couple of projects completed during April ....... The
Jeans cushion for daughter Stacey before her operation ( Thankyou to those who have asked after her, she seems to be doing well and we finally received the results back that the lump removed is not cancerous!
And I've also managed to finish a pair of fingerless gloves - my first ever pair. The pattern is Grey Islands by Laura Aylor using a worsted weight yarn (12 ply), so they will be perfect for the cooler weather that is rolling in here at the moment! Hubbie even lit the fire up this week, so it will be kept going now until we head off on holidays in June.
All the sorting and packing has been keeping me busy between that and work so it was lovely to go and visit the Ravely Site the other day ................. Naturally that meant pulling some yarn out of my
|The 4 yarns planned for the scarf|
Another work in progress is Jaxsons cotton crochet blanket ....... I'm just working on the edging now so it will be a finish in May.
Up to date on the "Down the Rabbit Hole" BOM with the next month pattern due out in a couple of days.
And just to add to April, I decided I needed to improve my health and fitness ........ so I've bitten the bullet and signed up for a round of 12WBT which begins on May 8. I'm currently working on the preseason stuff which is super important! I know this from previous rounds over the past few years as it gets your mindset in the right place and sets you up ready for the 12 weeks which tend to fly by before you have time to take a breath!!
So, what have you been up to this month?? Can't wait to hear ......