Archive for April, 2013

Happy St. George's Day

St George, patron saint of England.


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The start of my flock

I had an unexpected day out in Wensleydale the other day which resulted in some intentional cheese buying and some accidental yarn buying. Yes, we had to go home via the Wensleydale Longwool Sheep Shop where I came away with this20130401_170022

It is part of my therapy as I realised I have a lot of dark colors so I felt I needed some fresher, Springlike colors to stave off attacks of gloom. They also have a lot of kits for hats, scarves, tea cosies and the like and I saw a kit that I simply couldn’t leave behind. As I am being a bit of a flibbertigibbet at the moment and cannot concentrate for more than a split second at a time I decided to knit something more achievable than a cardigan. So I am proud to introduce Mrs. Winifred Wensleydale, the founder member of my flock!20130403_094241

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