Welcome to Knitting with Norbert

Freddie ~ 19 ~ She/Her Pronouns ~ Knitter & Blogger

Knitting as a way to cope with mental health

About Me

Hi There!

Welcome to my blog! You guys can call me Freddie, I’m 19 years old, I’m on a gap year and I use she/her pronouns and am a part of the LGBTQ+ community. I have Generalised Anxiety Disorder as well as Depression and I’m sure a multitude of other disorders too. While I have been […] Read more

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Latest Post

My Goodbye to My Grandma

I need to write a letter for my Grandma for her funeral in a few days. I wrote this to get my thoughts in order The night before the morning that everything changed, I had been knitting a frog. My best friend’s birthday had already long since been and gone, but what with the looming…

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Getting Through THOSE Nights

I’ve been having a lot of THOSE nights (capital let’s and italics very much needed) It’s taken me years of getting through nights where I can’t sleep because I feel like I can’t breathe and I can’t be alone with my thoughts because holy shit that just not at all remotely what I need before…

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Latest Project

First Four Flags

I have to say this to start with because holy shit it’s been annoying me but it’s also kind of really funny – I completed a project before these four flags. It’s a rabbit, however, I can’t post about it yet because it doesn’t ever stop raining up in Harris and so I can’t take…

Dream SMP Blanket

My main long-term project at the moment – a blanket based off of the Dream SMP, organised by factions within the series, suggestions for it are always open!

Tales From the SMP Volume One

Okay, so full disclosure – I had originally wanted to do all the Tales squares in one of two specific orders: either (ideally) in the order of when they came out, or chronologically in terms of when they happened within the history of the SMP But it was hard to do it in the order…

Las Nevadas Part 1 (Mark 1)

Okay so I know that I had said that I was going to be doing the first lot of squares for Tales of the SMP next but as it turned out, I had to order a whole load of wool to arrive (which is also why I haven’t included Foolish’s square here and it’s only…

Dream Team & Karl Jacobs (Mark 1)

Hey guys! Sorry it’s been a little while again since I last posted – I’ve been working a lot both on some new pattern designs and a short story for here which will be posted soon (hopefully tomorrow) about anxiety and stuff (lmao plus a feature of my dog because I love her) But anyway!…

Isle of Harris Collection

A collection of posts made about my stay in the Isle of Harris

Projects, travel guides, tips and tricks and a whole lot of dog photos included

Pride Collection

A collection of posts about LGBTQ+ pride

Trying to bring awareness to it, attempting to draw attention to some handy organisations, taking about my own sexuality and identity and also my pride-based collection of animals

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