Sunday, 29 January 2012
I went on a bit of an Amazon spending splurge over Christmas and thought I'd share my spoils with you. The first book, Stitch With Love, I bought after seeing on Homebird's lovely blog, here.
rainbow of thread...so now I'm all set - just need to get my act together and get on with it now.
The second book I actually bought a while ago after an exciting discovery on Pinterest (oh Pinterest, how I love thee so, even though you suck me in and make hours of my life disappear before my very eyes.) You may remember that I made a Little Boy Blue Granny Squares blanket for my big boy recently - well, in the interests of fairness and a peaceful life, I also have to make one for my baby boy - obvs. I had it in my head that I wanted to make a starry blanket, but couldn't find a pattern for a star in a square that I liked. So I was more than a little excited (some might say tragically excited, in fact) when I found this here. Just what I'd been looking for!
And the final book is this:
PS - I'm approaching some landmarks in my little blog - it's nearly my 'first birthday', I'm nearly at my hundredth post, and I've nearly got a hundred followers. In honour of this bit of blog-related excitement, I'm planning a bit of a giveaway when I hit the first milestone, whichever that may be!