glazing

Peach Bloom Red glaze day today. I’ve glazed some round buttons, with patterns, in two sizes, small and medium. They will go very nicely with a cardigan that I will be knitting as soon as I’ve finished the last Christmas sock. I am allowed to make some buttons for myself aren’t I?

star struck knitting again

Another post of knitting stars. It seems that actress knitters were as happy to knit every where and any where as we are today. Here is Katharine Hepburn and Ginger Rogers chatting and knitting. Ann Sheridan and Bette Davis.  Bette seems to be quite the woolaholic as she also crochets.  My mum used to sit […]

star struck knitting

I found these photographs on a site with lots of stars of the great classic films all knitting, well some crochet, but lots of the woolly stuff in evidence. I thought I’d share some with you occasionally. This is the wonderful Bette Davis, on the left crocheting, and her stand, Sally Sage, in on the […]