Author Archives: Nikki

Red Lounge Blanket: new knitting project

      3 Comments on Red Lounge Blanket: new knitting project

This is the introduction of another knitting project for Nikki. I’m currently in the process of writing up my thesis for my PhD so I am spending most of my days sat in my desk infront of my computer screens. Although it is all optimised for use it’s still a lot of screentime, so Pippa suggested I start a knitting… Read more »

Share

Monday Sevens #63

      No Comments on Monday Sevens #63

Here is this weeks “Sunday” Sevens post, linking up to Natalie to give a snap shot view of how the last week has gone. Well we started off the week in Poole but headed back to Southampton where there was an impossipuzzle waiting for us upon our return. Pippa took up multitasking doing a bit of knitting and joining in… Read more »

Share

Monday Sevens #62

      No Comments on Monday Sevens #62

Here is this weeks “Sunday” Sevens post, linking up to Natalie to give a snap shot view of how the last week has gone. What is this madness… a Monday Sevens post actually up on a Monday?! That is probably due to the fact is it a bank holiday and Pippa and I are both in the same place for… Read more »

Share

Monday Sevens #61

      No Comments on Monday Sevens #61

Here is this weeks “Sunday” Sevens post, linking up to Natalie to give a snap shot view of how the last week has gone. So it has been rather a while since we last posted. It seems life has well and truly got in the way of posting on here. So here is an attempt to recap probably the last… Read more »

Share

Monday Sevens #60

      1 Comment on Monday Sevens #60

Here is this weeks “Sunday” Sevens post, linking up to Natalie to give a snap shot view of how the last week has gone. This week Nikki has been doing a bit more work around the house and the garden. She put up a new bird feeder in the corner of the new lawn. Hopefully this should bring a number… Read more »

Share

A Dress Challenge: Jodi Bohra Part 1

      1 Comment on A Dress Challenge: Jodi Bohra Part 1

So as we mentioned in our Dress Challenge post we have agreed to design and make two outfits for our friend to wear to a wedding. The first one that we tackled was the Jodi Bohra. This outfit appears to go by many different names, depending I presume on the different origins and slight different variations of the outfit. The outfit… Read more »

Share

Monday Sevens #52

      2 Comments on Monday Sevens #52

Here is this weeks “Sunday” Sevens post, linking up to Natalie to give a snap shot view of how the last week has gone. Nikki started work on a project for a friend – making a petticoat to compete rock and roll in. You can read more about it on my Petticoat Post The first delivery came of some appliques… Read more »

Share

My first ravelry project: Completed

      No Comments on My first ravelry project: Completed

So I blogged a little while about My first Ravelry project – where I was making a squishy Fisherman’s rib scarf for my dance partner. Well now I have completed it! It has been bundled up and given to him, complete with exclaims of ‘it’s so squishy’. I think it’s safe to safe it was quite well received, which is a relief…. Read more »

Share

Monday Sevens #51

      1 Comment on Monday Sevens #51

Here is this weeks “Sunday” Sevens post, linking up to Natalie to give a snap shot view of how the last week has gone. We started off the week with a ‘Burns Night’ dinner hosted at our friends house, complete with lots of haggis and naturally some Whiskey afterwards…   We are currently contemplating how to redevelop our kitchen and… Read more »

Share