I hope you don’t mind but I think it’s nice to include other designer’s work in these KALs. I have used this pattern before so when a few of you sent me the word ‘carrots’ I knew just where to look. Ooh and look we’re back to the rainbow on Day 1. Super colours as well as a superfood.
Time to clean the greenhouse or cold frame and get seeds planted. Aubergines, chillies and tomatoes. Beetroot, courgettes, cucumber, squash,lettuce to name but a few.
‘The proof of the Winter Wreath is in the hanging’ to put a topical twist on a very old proverb.
Wildlife loves leaf litter. As a gardener I like it too. It enriches the soil and gives me mulch. I gather the leaves and pile them at the back of my border. Then I wait and wonder who might enjoy them. That’s a tale for another day. For today let’s concentrate on the rich earth…
Welcome to my 2020 Advent KAL—short for knit-along—I’ve decided to bring this forward to Thursday 5 November given the impending lockdown. I’m hoping it will be something to help us all look forward!
When I was thinking about all things Winter I looked at my Cicely Mary Barker Flower Fairy book and I came across the The Horse Chestnut Fairy…