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Cubes Pullover in Knitty

Just a quick post about a pattern I wrote that’s been published in the latest issue of Knitty – the Cubes Pullover.

Autumn and winter can get a bit dull and grey in Yorkshire, and I wanted to create something to give me a bit of a zingy pop of cheer for cloudier days. 218 more words


Happy International Crochet Day

Today is International Crochet Day, what are you crocheting?

If you have nothing on your hooks then you may wish to join in the 2 CALs on my Ravelry forum (with prizes!) – the August Crochet Scarf: 54 more words

Free pattern and tutorial: Autumn Diamonds Part II

Hello my dear readers! Hope you had a great week. I have been a very busy bee and have just managed to finish the second part of the… 1,138 more words

Weaving in ends - sneaky techniques with EastLondonKnit

EastLondonKnit has returned to the blog to help the speedy people already finishing up their Naloa in the ongoing KAL. Thanks Renee, and well done speedsters! 261 more words

Work In Progress

Our Vide Grenier - A Treasure Hunter's Delight !!

There are many “nights-before” which I eagerly anticipate -

there’s the night-before Christmas (that’s usually filled with lots of last-minute making,
truckloads of candy & a flurry of wrapping paper…), the night before my birthday… 754 more words

Homeschooling In France

Free pattern and tutorial: Autumn Diamonds - Part I

Hello there! As promised, I have taken some time to post my latest pattern because I wanted to make a tutorial for you guys. Since it was turning out to be quite a long tutorial I decided to post it in two parts, and here is the first one! 1,637 more words

A personal challenge or craftidextrous heaven?

Perhaps I shouldn’t post this. The subject is something that is (or maybe now, was) destined as a Christmas present. A beaded crochet pouch that I designed, lined with felt and is now perfect for keeping jewellery safe, clean and comforted. 176 more words