As promised, a photograph of my Mum wearing her new Goodale* cardigan. As an aside, my phone likes to try to spellcheck Goodale to Good ale. Ha!
After two years (!) of it languishing in my WIPs, I’m finally finally sewing up and putting the finishing touches to my Goodale cardigan. The reasons it has taken me so long are interesting. I began knitting it whilst pregnant.
Diane was one of my subjects for a piece of research on learning to sew at school in the 1940s and ’50s. A lifelong devotee, she still sews her clothes today and is pleased that her eyesight is still good
Each year we grow our own tomatoes in the garden. At least four plants of different varieties, if not more in a big oval pot by the sunny bit of the fence or wall. This year I had a 6′