Author Archives: Tinkerbellknits

One step forward, two steps back….

Something wierd happened before Christmas. Well, it shouldn’t be considered wierd but given it’s not happened in a really long time it felt wierd. I was asked out. Oh that’s fantastic I hear you say, especially when I then say … Continue reading

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Knitting in Bolivia

I’ve been travelling again. Well, what else is there to do with my free time?  I had a three week trip to Bolivia which was all about climbing mountains and exploring, but I found myself suffering from altitude sickness quite … Continue reading

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What next?! 

This summer has been crazy- where did it go?!  I’ve been frantic test knitting for a friend so she had a sample for her pattern photos, (that sock on the top of the pile is mine!):   Then a bit … Continue reading

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7 month catch up 

Sorry it’s been so long since I last blogged, I’d made the decision when I came back from my Xmas trip that I didn’t need tinkerbellknits anymore, that I wasn’t her anymore. That’s not to say I’ve given up knitting, … Continue reading

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December patchwork challenge – red four corners

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Happy Christmas!! I’m jetting off on holiday very soon so this is the last you’ll hear from me in 2015. So happy new year too!! Here is the final patchwork pattern for this year which by some fluke I’ve managed … Continue reading

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The last of the Christmas knitting

I bragged a while ago that I’d finished my Christmas knitting, but then I forgot the decoration swap that we do at my local knitting circle.  I created this lovely little penguin from a really old Jean Greenhowe toy book … Continue reading

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If I’m making art it has to be sheep

I made this a couple of weeks ago and totally forgot to share pictures – I love sheep and the chance to bang a piece of wood with nails and then create something pretty was just too tempting. This lovely … Continue reading

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