Tuesday, December 16, 2014

Last minute pressies



A few of the last minute pressies to warp and put under the tree..
1. This is a draught excluder made up of granny squares to keep the draught out - £3.99 plus p&p
2. These are jam jar or mason jar covers for treats for christmas to be added - £1.50 plus p&p
3. Hot water bottle covers to keep you warm - £3.50 plus p&P

Tuesday, November 4, 2014

Bowtastic Ear Warmer

Here is another stocking filler l am doing for some of the ladies in the family this year. The pattern is from Ravelry and is knitted. something different as l usually do Crocheted Here is the link to the free  pattern: Kitty or Nice Pattern

Saturday, November 1, 2014

More loved Christmas Presents

Ear Warmers and Scarves are great Chrimbo Presents and my family love to receive things to keep them warm over the winter months, whether they have been knitted or crocheted...Busy times ahead for me this month




Winter Warmers

It is that time of year again, when the weather turns and you want to keep warm.....Hot water bottles to the ready and what is nicer than your own individual covered one!

Saturday, August 30, 2014

Brooches and Bracelets


 Crocheted Brooches and Bracelets l am making for a Christmas Fair. l go to a knitting group on a wednesday in an elderly peoples home and we crochet and knit and sometimes sew, with the residents and as of the community
Below are some of the bracelets and brooches that have been done.

Contact me at my FB page - Kneedles4Ewe



Bridget the Elephant

My first venture into the world of crocheted toys is an Elephant by Kerry Lord from her book "Edwards Menagerie"
The Elephants name is Bridget as all of the animals in the book have names

Monday, August 18, 2014

Stocking fillers for little ones

We mustn't forget the little ones at Christmas, they like handmade items as well. think l will be making a few of these, to use in the bath or even for the shower...
Might even do some for the adults as well, to wash away there cares....
The link for the mits is Happyness is crafty

Or even these reusable face scrubbies for my daughter....Here is the link for these patterns:
Dabbles and Babbles


Christmas Gifts

Time of year is upon us when stocking fillers and hand made gifts have to be started for christmas or for the local fairs on at schools
This is one of the things l will be making for family....Adding stuff in a hamper basket as a present
The link to the blog to get the pattern from is LookWhat l have made

Monday, August 4, 2014

Tortasaurus

A friend was after a warmer for her tortoise and l was asked to make one, from a picture she had seen. Any challange in a storm me!
It didn't prove too difficult and here is the finished item being worn by the tortoise

August News

It is August and we have had some lovely weather last month, lets hope it continues into this month.
Had a lovely break in Anglesey and even thought about buying a property and moving there.
This is where we stayed for our lovely break and managed to get some crocheting and cross stitch done whilst there.
http://www.cottageguide.co.uk/glanrhydcottage/
l am now in the process of deciding what to make to give as Christmas presents as home made went down well last year.....scarves, hats, ear warmers, and cowls......as well as the famous beanies for my gradsons

Friday, June 6, 2014

Baby Cardigans and Bonnet

 Top picture is a newborn baby boys cardigan - £4.75 plus P&P

 Middle is a newborn baby girls cardigan - £4.75 plus P&P

Bottom is a newborn bay cardigan and matching bonnet - £5.75 plus P&P

Contact me over at my FB for orders - Kneedles4Ewe

Thursday, April 3, 2014

Ninja Turtle

My Grandson Ryley's Raphael Ninja Turtle Jumper....It was taken from a Cross Stitch pattern and then inserted into a plain jumper pattern....He was over the moon with it and now wants a T Rex jumper.

Afghan Blanket in Reds/Creams etc

New Afgahn Blanket using Reds/Orange/Brown/Cream and Mustard
Blanket is made up of alsorts of granny squares and then bound by each section with rows of three trebles in a bunch!

Saturday, March 1, 2014

Afghan in shades of Green

Weather still chilly even though the sun is peeping from behind the clouds....Getting more done to my afghan/lap blankets to keep you warm when crafting....Have this one on the go in shades of Green and Brown and another in Reds/Orange/Brown and Cream.

Love doing them in assorted Granny Squares!

Wednesday, February 19, 2014



My Grandson with their Dalek Beanie hats....lol to listen to them goingaround shouting Exterminate!

Sunday, January 12, 2014

2014 a New Year

2014 is upon us and a new year brings new things to do and to learn....Crafting stash has gotten bigger....(Shush don't tell the hubby) and my knowledge of crafting is getting better....
Family was pleased with some of their homemade pressies and have this week rota'd my crafting into days!

Mon - Tues = Knitting
Wed = Project day for knitting/crochet club
Thur - Fri = Crochet
Sat - Sun = Cross Stitching

Hopeing to get lots more done this year....l will keep you posted

Children's Beanies

This is my grandson's Minion hat....
This is his Spiderman hat....
And this is one of his Ninja Turtle Beanies.....For prices contact me here KnitsewKnacks and we can go from there!

Jack Skeleton Beanie

A stocking filler for my daughter...There where times when she was younger these where easy to get, but as she has grown older they are more difficult. This year was relatively easy as l knew she like Jack Skeleton, so l thought what about a beanie hat and gloves:

l am making these as well, so if you want one, they are £4.00 for children and £6.00 for adults plus P&P.
Contact me here KnitsewKnacks, and we can go from there!!