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Caroline Bradshaw
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Another day another shawl blog post!
Knitted whilst on holiday but not properly blocked and photographed until now, I present to you the Pebble Beach shawl by Helen Stewart available to purchase from Ravelry - Here . Lovely easy pattern, it comes in 3 sizes, mine is the small size, I'm saving ...

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Sunrays on a grey day
Next up on my shawl adventures is the lovely Sunray shawl by Anna Veron on Ravelry - Here I bought the yarn yonks ago from the lovely Butterfly Bright in Sherborne, Dorset, but it was a while before I found the perfect pattern to go with it... I wanted some...

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New blog post..favourite shawl pattern

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The elf is on the shelf!
As Evie the elf is now ensconced on our shelf (mantelpiece) it must mean only one thing... its nearly Christmas!!!!! PANIC.... If like me, you imagine every Christmas handing out a beautiful selection of gifts made by your own fair hand, but never seem to g...

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And the matching hat...
As promised, here is the pattern for the matching hat to go with the mittens from the previous post. This hat began life after a trip to a well know outdoor shop where Mini-thimble fell in love with a squishy soft hat with pompoms. Said hat was £11.99!!! So...

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Emergency Project
So, last week I found myself in town with an unexpected couple of hours to kill! And whilst I almost always have a small knitting or crochet project in my bag, this time I did not. When I had the initial panic under control, I set about solving my crafting ...

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Just for us
After having spent the last couple of years teaching people to crochet all manner of things, but in particular blankets, I thought it was about time we had one of our own! Using up all the double knitting in my stash (and buying some more!) I decided on a s...

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A nod to the homeland
A few years ago (?), quite a few actually! I used to spend quite a lot of time trawling ebay for yarn bargains! Terrible I know! I didn't often buy anything, but one bargain I did purchase was this rather lovely Colinette Hulabaloo in colourway 'Fruit Couli...

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Color Affection
Well, its been a while coming, but finally, here is the blog post for my Color Affection shawl. The pattern is by Veera Valimki, and is available to purchase from Ravelry - Here . It was a suggestion in a rather lovely blogpost by Rachel at Tangled Yarn as ...

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The Thimble household moved over the summer holidays, so apologies for the absence! We are now settled in our new home just outside the beautiful towns of Eton and Windsor. When we get our internet connection fixed there will (hopefully) be regular blog upd...
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