I'm a Mum with three boys (Daniel 16, Tom 7, and Toby 5) and a wonderful husband whom my friends call the Fabulous Dave. I love spinning, knitting, tatting, anything old, and Yorkshire. I'm generally friendly and happy, and I often let things slip. So I'm rarely on top of the ironing unless I lie on it!
It was our guild meeting on Saturday and my new oil went with me. It proved useful to some other members, and Freyalynn liked the smell (I had added a few drops of English Lavender because it smelt like engine oil). Liz said I needed a 'hangy bag' to keep it on my wheel, and showed me hers, a beautiful lavender -coloured silk one. She very kindly dug the pattern out of the library for me (it was in a five-year-old edition of 'spin-off' magazine), so along to the craft shop on Sunday morning I went to purchase some beads, and by the end of the day I had made this. Not half as beautiful as Liz's, and still I like it: