What’s on the kitchen table?

Hello All

Having said last week that Spring had sprung this weekend has been f-f-f-r-r-r-e-e-e-e-zing. Best spend the day in the warm with copious amounts of tea and a small (ie I have a chance of finishing it) craft project.

So what is on the kitchen table this week? Having a giddy flash-back to ‘Play School’ … what is through the …. round window? (I always wanted the round window). Enough of the 1960s back to the kitchen table:


Time to set about a wee bit of crochet inspired by “Boho Crochet” edited by Merinke Slump until


I have two half orbs. Then only a few stitches follow and …

voila! a bauble


with all it’s playful possibilities. Sparkle-y yarns for celebrations and your favourite colours for interiors …  all worked in a trice.

Infact it was finished too quickly. The great outdoors is still less than inviting so it is back to ….


the sock-a-thon. Which as a dedicated woolly crafter I am doomed I mean duty-bound to complete.

What crafts have kept you busy this weekend? and who remembers Gonks?

Until next we meet, Moke x

4 comments on “What’s on the kitchen table?

  1. Love the bauble idea, how cute would that be at Christmas to have a treeful! Oh yes, I remember gonks, mine had bright green hair 🙂

    • Moke says:

      I loved Humpty! I thought the baubles might also sell well at craft fares as they use up bits and bobs of yarn and make up so quickly. Moke xx

  2. sewchet says:

    I’m determined to get around to making some baubles this year. Don’t remember Gonks but Hamble and Jemima were my favourites on Playschool – I love a rag doll:)

  3. Moke says:

    They are the easiest things. I bet you knew this but I was surprised. Definitely one for using up scraps while on the bus. I had forgotten Hamble. I remember liking her name, I wonder what the story behind it was? Hope you and the family are well. Moke xx

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