One of Winkie’s legacies, apart from Stitch and Bitch itself, is the endless number of jumpers that were cut up (mostly by idle bitches, it has to be said) and neatly rolled into balls in preparation for rag rugging.
Well, three rag rugs of hers later and there are still at least 5 baskets of wool to get through. As though we’re working to help the war effort, everyone’s doing their bit to use the strips of boiled wool up before the moths get to enjoy them.
Anne is diligently working away at a blanket of knitted squares:
I have been using the strips to wrap the skeletons of lampshades:
And Sally made a mini rag-rug – she wins the prize for using up the most wool so far: