Blanket Renamed

Another parcel of yarns arrived today – this one from Jacky (aka Ravelry user hadenmaiden). Serendipity struck and one of the yarns turned out to be just exactly what I needed next.

Huge quantities of sock yarn from Jacky

This blanket makes me smile so much – I love the parcels and the kindness of strangers, and I love the knitting process and selecting the yarns from the stash. I was considering renaming the Ferry Blankie as the Community Blanket as it seems at times that the entire kntting community is getting behind the project! I have given that some more thought and have arrived at a different naming strategy.

As you will have picked up, if you are following this epic journey of mine – I am donating to p-hop for the yarns donated to the blanket. The yarns are coming in from just about everywhere, and I plan to send unused yarns on to other blanket destinations.

I am renaming the project as The Blanket Without Frontiers. BWF for short.

Seems appropriate?

Also in today’s post: Fimo polymer clay, Tunisian Crochet hooks, Wireless router

Recently, at the: Crooked House

In a pickle

In a pickle

Shops are now open to sell anything on their shelves and we are no longer restricted to purchasing whatever some government official has deemed to be “essential”. We popped out to The Shed yesterday as I needed some parcel tape to package up some things that I need to be posting off. We had to hunt, it wasn’t in the Stationery section, but we eventually found it in the DIY area. It’s not of greatContinue readingIn a pickle

December Reflections 1: Star

December Reflections 1: Star

Taking part in Susannah Conway’s series of December Reflections prompts. Mainly my responses will be in my other blog, Scattered Thoughts, but sometimes they will fit better here. On other days, such as today, we may fit in a post in both blogs. … Continue readingDecember Reflections 1: Star

Recent movements of the: Deux Escargots

second test

post by mail. who is this user Beth Loft 86390, France

October 29, 2020 at 12:12PM

It’s mass migration time! #livereportingfromtheroad #france #autumn2020 #thelockdowndash