Desperate Times Calls For Desperate Measures

(Or How I Made My Own Knitting Needles) I found myself facing a long wait at the airport, not being able to bring my knitting along. Knitting needles and other dangerous weapons had been banned and I’ve had to put them into checked luggage. What was I going to do? 10...

The Saga Of The Impatient Knitter

I’m often asked this question – “Why make tiny dolls?” – obviously by people who do not appreciate minatures! But the truth is, I’m an impatient knitter. You know, knit, knit, knit, knit, knit, knit and it goes on and on and on and...

Tiny Balls Of Yarn

Being an avid knitter, one of the best gadgets I’ve bought is this: It’s a Boye Electric Yarn Ball Winder. I used it to wind lots of travel-size yarn balls and took them with me whenever I went on long holidays – knitting doesn’t stop just...