Tag Archives: Harry Potter

Draco Malfoy is finished!

Draco Malfoy, the arch-nemesis of Harry Potter, my favourite villain, and the subject of my latest knitting project, is finished! If you had forgotten or missed it, I started knitting him about a year ago…well, OK, last July (2012), and … Continue reading

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WIPW – Draco Malfoy Illusion Knitting

I’m burning the midnight oil tonight, thinking about Draco Malfoy…actually, I have tonsilitis and am finding it impossible to fall asleep as everytime I get close to the brink, my mouth pops open, my tonsils dry out, and they start … Continue reading

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Car Knitting and Harry Potter.

Car Knitting Last night I spent about an hour sitting in my car, knitting. JS was on a train to Devon and I arrived super early because the weather was bad and I didn’t want to have any accidents. It … Continue reading

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FO Friday – TJB’s Mittens

I promised this FO Friday yesterday – and here it is! Fingerless Mittens for TJB, the best pianist in my life, a violinist, and a man with cold palms… TJB’s Mittens I joke – the reason I had to make … Continue reading

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Lazy Sunday – and the Boys

JS and his dad were playing at a pub last night and rang in the time change with a hearty few pints and lots of excellent music. This lead to the requirement to have a lazy Sunday. Admittedly, most days … Continue reading

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Sorting through my Ravelry queue…and other organisation.

I sorted through my Ravelry* queue the other day. What this actually means is that I deleted all the projects that I put up there as I’ve brainstormed over the last few years, and added patterns that I think will … Continue reading

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Knitting App Review — Knit Counter

Hi everyone! I thought I’d start reviewing apps for knitting — I’m a bit of an iGeek (JS¬†worked for Apple for a while, and taught me all about the joy of apps when I got my iPad for work purposes), … Continue reading

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A Point of View — Harry Potter and Knitting

I met my friend Grumpy for tea last night; she is busy revising for exams, and as a result was procrastinating (something that leads to a lot of useful discoveries). She found this article¬†on the BBC website, which initially incensed … Continue reading

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Milestone Two – Illusion Knitting

I love Harry Potter — that’s a well-known fact about me, and if you didn’t know that before, you do now! At uni, I met my dear friend Grumpy*, someone I bonded with quickly on account of (amongst other things) … Continue reading

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