Last weekend I went to visit a friend in the Scottish Borders. However, before I’d even left work I realised I hadn’t packed any winter woolies…disaster in this snowy weather! Luckily I had packed wool and a crochet hook so I quickly got to work on some mitts and a hat. They may not be the highest quality items that I’ve even made but they did the job and kept me warm and cosy over the weekend. Don’t you just love it when crafting comes to the rescue!
This week my Pinterest picks are all around the theme of winter warmers. It’s been chilly here in the UK and with a winter chill comes the desire to get cosy and warm inside. Here are some of my favourite ways to do this.
Firstly, food…what better way to warm up than with a bowl of something comforting (yes, comfort food should almost always come in bowl form).
Next, what better way to enjoy this lovely food? Of course, wrapped up in something warm and cosy!
Who wouldn’t love to be sitting here right now?
Banish those winter blues with some bright colours like these!
30th November is St Andrews Day in Scotland and Edinburgh Castle started the celebrations off in style yesterday with a fantastic display of fireworks.
Here is the picture I took from the back door to my office. What a show!
So this week, I am excited to have signed up for my first craft market with the lovely people at Between The Devil and The Deep Blue Sea so be sure to check them out. They run regular craft/vintage markets called Gin in Teacups. If you’re in Edinburgh on 25th November be sure to pop in and say hi!