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Fun times in Japan

  Japan...what can I say? I visited Japan in April and it was amazing!! I loved every minute of my trip, it was everything that I hoped it would be and I can't wait to go back.          I started my trip in Osaka, then on to Kyoto, Takayama and finally Tokyo. The cherry blossoms were in full bloom the entire trip and were simply stunning. It's so lovely wandering the streets with tiny pink petals swirling around you as they float to the ground.  I was surprised by the quietness in Osaka. For such a busy city their traffic is very peaceful. No beeping, just a lot of patient waiting as I kept on forgetting that you have to wait for...

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Blue and green should never be seen unless there's a colour in between? Crazy talk!!!

I was inspired to blend my dyes and create this colour combination by the catmint that is growing in my garden. It's colours are so vibrant in this gorgeous grey weather that we've been blessed with since the new year rolled in.  It only seemed right to use these colours on this luxurious silk/merino yarn. Go to my facebook page for all the details - Happy crafting Kathryn xx

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