I’ve gotten very into my knitting again since returning home at Christmas. My mum had knit me the most beautiful pair of socks for my Christmas and they inspired me! I managed to knit a scarf in a week and then started to learn how to do socks.

I managed to knit two pairs of little baby booties but forgot to take a picture before sending them off to their new homes. With the wool that was left, however, I knit a wee hat, pompom and all!

It was really super simple (you can find the pattern @ Head Huggers) and worked really well.

I fear I might be getting a little ahead of myself now but I’m determined to knit a jumper next so am on the hunt for a suitable pattern.

What I know I won’t be doing, however, is knitting in miniature: