Today, I finally found time to try out the Viking Knit Chain kit I bought last month. The tutorial is for an 18″ necklace (I’m making mine slightly longer) and I’m using copper. The actual method is fairly straightforward; the tricky bit is getting the knit even, tidy and[…]

Not instructions to my window cleaner, but the punchline to a surreal joke which always amused me when I was at sixth form college, some *cough24cough* years ago. My conversation with Plum yesterday brought it to mind. Following her bath during which she had played with some new stick-on-the-side-of-the-bath letters, we decided[…]