Hi everyone! Sorry for the long lapse, I have been terribly ill for 11 days. It started with a very high fever for 2 days – hands and feet cold, head burning hot, but my body was freezing cold. Then it subsided but my head kept pounding all day long. Hubby did all the housework, […]
Just this morning, I have disposed off a few old clothes. Here in hot & humid Malaysia, we seldom need to put on our sweaters, and the few sweaters that we have could last a lifetime. For instance, I still have my knitted sweaters from 1986, a gift from Daddy, in mint condition. But here’s […]
I went to my favourite store (Meelo at Centre Point, Kota Kinabalu) on Saturday to replenish my Nona yarn, DMC floss and get some new ones. And I was shocked when I was told that one floss doesn’t exist – DMC 967. I even doubled checked their special DMC shelve/organizer (it’s neat!) to confirm its […]
Downton Abbey is back on ASTRO Diva Universal! Episode 4 was aired just now and though Matthew and Sybil are gone, the remaining characters keep the story strong. I am totally charmed and still hooked! I must watch Episode 1 again… but definitely not while cross stitching!
Firstly, let me announce that the price of ‘Nona’ yarn has gone up from RM2.50 about 1 ½ years ago to RM3.00 last week. Predictable. The government may deny all they like – prices go up, dear, they rarely go down. I needed the dark grey yarn to complete my hexagon crochets. Another colour, soft […]