It’s Autumn! The air is getting crisper in the morning, the evenings are getting darker earlier, and we can slowly stop waxing our legs as often for a few months, hooray! Actually, that last part is harder when you have to take a toddler to swimming lessons every Saturday morning. But still. Warm clothes! Scarves! Hats! New wool coats! I’m always a bit sick of the cold weather by about halfway through August, but in March, I’m always happy that I live somewhere that has actual changes of seasons. And it must be acknowledged that our version of “cold” here in Melbourne is NOTHING like what our North American friends are experiencing. But indulge me for a moment as I discuss my love of jumpers (sweaters, for any non-Australians reading).
So Autumn definitely arrived in Melbourne today, which makes me glad I have been slowly stocking up on winter knitwear as I see it in shops, every few weeks for the past couple of months. I always seem to find myself in the middle of winter without any decent knitwear, and by the time I… Continue reading ->