Once upon a time

Today 2 April is the birthday of famed Danish author Hans Christian Andersen who was born in 1805 and whose fairy tales remain as popular today as when he wrote them. Some of his most popular works include The Emperor’s New Clothes, The Ugly Duckling, The Little Mermaid, The Princess and the Pea, The Little Match Girl, The […]

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A single Pringle

When I told my mother I was doing a Pringle wrap, she immediately asked me how I was going to interpret  knitwear wrapping paper . She was, of course, referring to Pringle of Scotland who have been making wonderful knitwear since 1815, including by appointment to the Queen and the Queen Mother. I do love Pringle, especially the […]

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