Is death and guilt intrinsically linked?

posted in: Life | 8

For those of you who have lost a friend or family member, I have a question. Does death always bring guilt? I’m batting three for three. Is this normal or am I just a shit friend and family member?

My first test knit

posted in: Knitting | 7

I’ve never done a test knit before but when a call came out in a new ravelry group I’d joined for a top that I loved the look of, I thought, why not. We had plenty of time before the … Continued

Lion top done

posted in: Lion quilt, Quilting | 6

He’s done! Well the quilt top is anyway. Here’s the fabric I’ve picked for the backing. I’ve got wool batting and a selection of hand quilting threads. Yes, that’s right, I’ve decided to hand quilt him. Originally moonglow was supposed … Continued

A little overboard?

posted in: Life | 2

I had a video skype call with my brother this morning and I got to see his 8 day old son. Very cute. And it was great to see Neil with him, though he did wake him up and wind … Continued

A beautiful day..

posted in: Uncategorized | 2

.. a beautiful place to work. I enjoy my lunch time walks but sometimes it’s easy to forget that we have so many options available to us. Yesterday we went a different way, and found this beautiful spot. I love … Continued

Knitting progress

posted in: Knitting | 4

Since I posted by FAL list, I’ve been busy. I have one knitting item finished, my two-by-two (hope to post some pics of me wearing it soon). And I have just the sleeves and neckband to do to complete another. … Continued

Quilting progress

posted in: Lion quilt | 3

I haven’t spent much time on my Lion quilt in the last few weeks, so he still looks the same as he did in my FAL list post. But I did get all the border pieces cut and each strip … Continued

First steps

posted in: Yarn dyeing | 4

First some admin. Please change your blog readers and feed lists to point to dragonrambles.com/blog. I’ll be making some changes here over the next few weeks and then dragonrambles.com and dragonrambles.co.uk will no longer redirect to my blog. And now … Continued

Still alive

posted in: Uncategorized | 5

Oops. I didn’t mean to leave it this long between posts. There’s a lot to catch you up on, which mostly require their own posts. I have managed to finish one item on my FAL list, and another just needs … Continued

Unrealistic Plans

posted in: Craft, Knitting, Lion quilt, Quilting | 5

There’s this event going on in blogland at the moment, where you write an unrealistically long list of things you want to complete (and that’s all the way complete) in a 3 month time frame. The you get a chance … Continued

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