I finally got the last of the Korknisse finished. I had put these on hiatus after the funeral. But the last five are done, complete with little bells and faces. They're awfully cute. And the ones that have stayed with...Read More
Earlier this year, my Mum (with permission of the family) brought the not insignificant remains of my Grandmother's knitting yarns up to me. Sorting through it all, we were both struck by some bulky, lightly spun singles which my Mum...Read More
We said goodbye to my Grandpa today.
All the little Korknisse are set and ready for deployment... they are currently on their way to my Aunt's and will be scattered around her house for the wake.
Well, the Korknisse went down extremely well with my Aunt, who reacted surprisingly well at finding five little cork gnomes strewn around her living room. We managed to get one in the fireplace, one on top of the T.V., one...Read More
Given the current circumstances, November is a month of reflection and memories. Some good, some bad. Both my Father (many years ago) and, last week, my Grandpa passed away this month. November is not a happy month. But life goes...Read More