Old Maiden Aunt Yarns

Studio 30. Ritchie Street. West Kilbride. KA23 9AL. Scotland. info@oldmaidenaunt.com

Monthly Archives: May 2008

just in time

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although i haven’t been blogging much lately, there has been some progress on other things. april’s shawl, alas, is not one of them. about two weeks ago, when i was starting to run out of yarn on my second skein of posh yarn cashmere laceweight, i unwrapped the third & final skein to wind it […]

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amazed & astounded

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seriously, i’m absolutely speechless. & if you want to see why, go look at the running total (no pun intended!) of the donations so far, in the sidebar of my running blog – i can’t believe it. most of the donations have been sent by people i don’t even know, who have seen postings on […]

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oh my goodness

it’s a truly shocking day today!! first, check out all the amazing prizes that are building up for my race for life fundraising prize draw – i can’t believe how generous people are being, and how many gorgeous prizes are on offer (including a habu sweater kit, some gorgeous posh yarn, a hand-knitted cashmere/silk shawl, […]

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a severe shortage of socks

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while the year of the sweater has mostly been going well, it’s been taking up a lot of my knitting time, which has had an unexpected consequence – a serious lack of sock knitting. when you combine that with the fact that quite a few pairs of my hand-knitted socks are now over two years […]

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