Although the wonderful world of crafting is often a place where most of us relax and unwind, there can be times when the stitch life gets the better of you. We’ve put together a list of a few annoying things that only makers will understand…..
Running out of yarn halfway through a row
Taking a break to sip your tea and when you look back your crochet hook has mysteriously disappeared into thin air
Realising you made a mistake at row 3 when you’re about to cast off…
Looking away for one second and when you look back your yarn is inexplicably tangled into a million knots
When you’re making a giant, multi-coloured fair isle and you didn’t do your ends as you go…
When you get over confident and don’t do a tension swatch, then run out of yarn before you finish the project….
Accidentally staying up all night working on a project because you kept telling yourself one more row…
Cancelling plans yet again to stay in and craft…
Your friend asking you to knit them a black sweater….
Losing your stitch marker
When someone comes over for a chat but you have to be rude because you’re counting stitches
Accidentally increasing a stitch at some point then having to launch a full blown investigation to find out where it came from…
Having to rewatch the same series 3 times because you started watching it at the beginning of a blanket project….
When you’re doing a long tail cast on but you don’t make your tail long enough so you have to start again
When the person you’re making a sweater for walks in and you try and act natural but fail…..
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