Category Archives: scarf

Ran out of yarn!

It’s been a busy summer, and so I’ve not really looked at my needles very much. Yesterday, I didn’t have much to do, so I thought I’d get myself back into the routine. I decided to grab a ball of … Continue reading

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Wibbly-wobbly scarfy-warfy

Aren’t the Olympics great? I must admit, my default grumpy sceptical mode has been totally confounded by grinning lady boxers, weeping cyclists, and gymnasts who come from nowhere to snatch bronze, then silver, then back to bronze again, but it’s … Continue reading

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Advice sought!

Well, today I left the house at six, pootled a hundred-or-so miles down the M1 in my little car, shakily slurped my third coffee at ten in the morning in North London, and subsequently failed to impress anyone at a … Continue reading

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A minor achievement.

One of the strategies I’ve been given for overcoming low moods is to give myself credit for things I’ve achieved. My doctor has recommended I write a to-do list every day, and keep a journal of the items I complete, … Continue reading

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Everyone needs a Sigur Ros moment on a Sunday afternoon

My flatmate/landlord’s mum popped round today. She is the first Actual Real-Life Person Who Can Knit that I’ve spoken to since I took up the needles a few weeks ago. She’s pretty incredible. It seems she taught herself to knit … Continue reading

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