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Cushion Cover

250g Double Knit Multi coloured wool

4mm Crochet Hook

Unlike my last project I spent just a couple of days on this on just a basic block granny square. 38 more words


Heart Afghan Project


This crochet Afghan Blanket is made with block Granny Squares, there are one hundred squares in total.

For those that want the facts I used double knit wool four 100g balls of white, 2 red, 4 different pinks and 1 dark red. 155 more words


Changing the World One Knitter at a Time! (Guest blog)

Every now and again, I receive a letter about, or am otherwise made aware of, a knitter’s journey which resonates with me.  Today I’d like to introduce you to Liz, who is currently working on an ENORMOUS project inspired by one of my patterns.   1,063 more words

Double-layer Knitting

Double Knitting- Even Tension Tip

There is nothing more disheartening than to be working along with two colors on a double knit and discover that you have an uneven row on one side or the other, creating an unattractive line across the face of your knitted surface.   365 more words

Double knit tutorial III: the chart and slipped stitch edge.

Ello again,

Previously in the double knit tutorial series, we learned to cast on, and then to work the first row. To continue the double knit technique series, let’s look at working a chart, and creating a tidy slipped stitch edge as we go. 161 more words


Colin, meet World

Comfy, cosy, a nice warm mousy colour, knitted in soft merino – every librarian should have one. (And yes, that amazing room in the picture is a library… From Candida Hofer’s book,  125 more words


Why not try the double knitting technique?

Ideal for making lovely warm scarves with two different coloured yarns and no ‘wrong’ side, I finally got to grips with the double knitting technique.  Basically, you cast on twice the number of stitches you need for the width of your scarf and then work alternate stitches in each of the two yarns you’re using.  85 more words