Anyone who keeps up with the Beasties through Facebook will already know that over the weekend, my Mum got in touch with me to tell me that she's been having trouble visiting the BeastieBlog lately. Why? Because her ISP is blocking this site due to its references to (and I quote) "VIOLENCE and WEAPONS". I've … Continue reading Wool! Needles! KNIVES!
About a month ago, Boyfriend and Flatmate decided it was time to revisit the Rambo films. I have to say, they don't make especially good knitting radio, since the soundtrack is more explosions, gunfire and screaming than actual dialogue, but they did give me an idea for a new Beastie. I am proud to introduce... … Continue reading Rambo Beastie
A lot of my beasties are readers... mostly so I can come up with pun titles to stitch onto the books they're holding. "Guerrilla Woolfare" was a good excuse to explore new directions in beastie wardrobe options - this guy is sporting a natty pair of hand-sewn combat pants with a leather belt, and a … Continue reading Guerrilla Woolfare