• Crochet blanket making

    Making a crochet blanket

    This was my kitchen table this afternoon. I went on a brisk bright walk with the dog and then got my hair cut this morning. I planned on having the rest of the day…

    21st March 2017
  • Crochet

    Another crochet blanket

    As usual – pretty shocking at updating the blog that’s supposed to chart my creative pursuits. However – here’s some pictures of the new crochet blanket I hooked up after the Brighton Half. It’s…

    11th March 2017
  • Photograph of the babette crochet blanket I made

    Babette blanket update

    When I began this blanket at the end of November I was hoping to add one square per evening. This was my background daily project that would grow slowly and on days where it…

    1st March 2017
  • Photo of a new grey and cream blanket

    New blanket!

      Here’s the progress on the new blanket I started yesterday. I’ve had a good nights sleep and I’m not feeling as flat out as yesterday, the stitching has made me feel better! I’ve…

    28th February 2017
  • Picture of Brighton marathon and crochet
    Crochet Running


      I ran Brighton Half yesterday. My first event of 2017! I should be basking in glory or something or at least feeling slightly brilliant about it, but in truth I’m on the sofa…

    27th February 2017
  • A picture of mist at Stanmer


    I usually feel quite flat when the kids go back to school, the house feels empty and still and it takes me a while to re-adjust. None of that today, I was too busy…

    20th February 2017
  • Rainbow coloured block stitch baby blanket

    Block Stitch Baby Blanket

      This week had an unusual rhythm. I’ve not run since last Friday (over a week ago) when I finished up in the first third of my long run wincing in pain on the…

    11th February 2017
  • Photograph of a graphic style piece of street art
    Crochet Life Running This week

    :: This week ::

      :: Making :: Still just adding to the babette this week. No further progress to report on that. I’m hooking up a hat, continuing on with my scrap project —   It’s growing…

    29th January 2017
  • Picture of Jarrett Kobek's book 'I Hate the Internet'

    Jarett Kobek :: I hate the Internet

    I finished reading my first book of 2017: Jarett Kobek’s “I hate the internet”. It’s difficult to know where to begin, for reasons which, if you pick this book up, you will understand. It…

    25th January 2017
  • Photo of v stitch blanket
    This week

    :: This Week ::

    :: Making :: Aside from adding a square to the babette everyday (it’s getting ever bigger but still so far off) I have been stitching this single size v stitch blanket when I’m sitting…

    22nd January 2017