My Latest Deliveries

I have always wanted some DPNS to make little booties and teddies etc… with. And NOW I have some and i’m so so so excited !!

I also was delivered 4 more packs of Toomuc Valley Yarn’s gorgeous little Mini Skeins. I can’t wait to use them up but omg so many other WIP’s and projects ahead of me first !!

I also am planning to make some pretty washcloths to give with some beautiful soap from Kitty Made for the end of year gifts to my son Ishaq’s Kindy teacher and teacher’s assistant, so I have bought some beautiful cotton to make them with.

beautiful and so many different sizes

beautiful and so many different sizes

Close up

Close up

 

MINI SKEINS... gorgeous bundles of colourful JOY

MINI SKEINS… gorgeous bundles of colourful JOY

Egyptian cotton and normal cotton

Egyptian cotton and normal cotton

 

 

 

Delicious new yarn buys !!

I’ve mentioned Toomuc Valley Yarns before in this post HEREΒ when I bought some delicious Berry Smoothie yarn that I knitted into a cowl for myself.

Well she’s opened a gorgeous little store at Etsy !! Β Check it out HERE

Toomuc Valley Yarns had a beautiful stocking last night and I couldn’t resist some gorgeous new yarn ❀ I bought a few skeins for myself and one to knit up a little dress for my friend’s little girl when she’s born! I’m really looking forward to her birth, i’ve got 6 boys so you can imagine how itchy I get wanting to knit for a precious little girl.

Here are my purchases, all in DK

I bought two of these amazingly sunny yellow skeins. I might put them into my Autumn coloured throw somehow, we'll see when I get them ;)

I bought two of these amazingly sunny yellow skeins. I might put them into my Autumn coloured throw somehow, we’ll see when I get them πŸ˜‰

 

I bought two skeins of this delightful colourway too ! I think a pullover for next winter will come out of this for either Elias or Ishaq. I've got some pretty yarn to match for a trim.

I bought two skeins of this delightful colourway too ! I think a pullover for next winter will come out of this for either Elias or Ishaq. I’ve got some pretty yarn to match for a trim.

 

And a single skein of this beautiful colourway for my friend's little girl. I will go and dream over little dress patterns soon!

And a single skein of this beautiful colourway for my friend’s little girl. I will go and dream over little dress patterns soon!

There is still SO MUCH yummy droolworthy yarn in her store on Etsy so please go and see and maybe buy some too. πŸ™‚

Can’t wait to show you what I make with these!

 

 

Gorgeous new delights

I have over the past couple of weeks had the delivery of a few delicious yarns. Some were updates on Facebook that I just could NOT go past so had to have them. 1 lot is a custom order from Lanie at Forest Hill Hand Dyed Yarn on Facebook who by the way NOW has her own Etsy shop πŸ˜‰ I will explain them all to you. *loves them*

The following balls of deliciousness are a custom order with Lanie. I am so much in love with them. The photo of Aqua sky doesn’t truly represent it’s beautiful colours.

I sent Lanie photo’s of gorgeous skies and Autumn leaves to recreate for me and I am so thrilled with the results !

The Inspiration ...

The Inspiration …

The result

The result

The Inspiration

The Inspiration

The Result...

The Result…

The Inspiration...

The Inspiration…

The Result...

The Result…

And Finally …

The Inspiration...

The Inspiration…

The result. GORGEOUS !!

The result. GORGEOUS !!

Isn’t Lanie TALENTED !! I adore them so much =D

This next photo is beautiful wool from Kelly Casanova, She had an update on Facebook and I couldn’t stop myself πŸ˜›

Gorgeous colours.

Gorgeous colours.

I also bought 2 Balls each of 4ply, 8ply and 10ply in cream wool at Bendigo Woollen Mills to try and dye up myself with some natural colourings. I bought some beautiful primary colours in Natural food dyes and when the kids give me some moments I will attempt some myself. So exciting !!

The blank canvas for my pleasure ;)

The blank canvas for my pleasure πŸ˜‰

I know I was very naughty and I’d love to say I won’t buy any more but that’d be a lie πŸ˜›

I did just buy two more hahaha but they are not here yet πŸ˜›

Here they are… Once again from the lovely Lanie at Forest Hill Hand Dyed Yarn. I bought both skeins of 4ply in Mandarin. Since Orange is my favourite colour I couldn’t NOT buy them could I hehe

omg ! these colours make me sooooo happy !

omg ! these colours make me sooooo happy !

 

and that’s it from me πŸ˜›

I’ve almost finished knitting up a beautiful cowl in some gorgeous yarn bought from Toomuc Valley Yarn I will show you soon.

See ya

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Oh too spoilt with this buy

I was a very naughty girl and spent a little bit too much on this gorgeous Silk/Merino yarn from Forest Hill Hand Dyed Yarn a little while ago.

Check out these beauties !!

I bought two of these for the boys.

I bought two of these for the boys.

One of these for me

One of these for me

One of these too for me

One of these too for me

And one of these for me too !

And one of these for me too !

I am making a scarf for myself with the three for me and for the boys I am not yet sure what to make.

My VERY girlie scarf !

My VERY girlie scarf !