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Hermione's Everyday Socks - Toe Up, With A Little Help From Judy and Jenny

I am so pleased with these; they have turned out exactly how I imagined.

The yarn was from Five Moons. 75% superwash merino 25% nylon. 611 more words


Adventures in Hat Knitting, October

Escargot by Veronica Parsons – another free “wow that’s cool I want to knit that” Ravelry pattern.  Originally appearing in Knitty Winter 2011, this pattern is another 20s- style cloche, with a very pretty spiral detail and interesting construction.   125 more words

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I Dream of Knitting

I’m the type of person that writes down their dreams when they wake up in the morning. I keep a notebook by my bed and the first thing I do, if I remember my dream, is write it down. 78 more words

Boot Socks For Baby Girl

Socks are uncharted territory for me.  Although I’ve long admired sock knitters, doing their thing with what to me sometimes looks like toothpicks and sewing thread, socks only came up as a knitting thing for me last spring, mainly because I wanted something small and portable to carry around with me.   441 more words

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I made slippers because I thought that there would be a need for them. More comfort than just a sock and better than walking around the house in shoes all day. 176 more words


I want to learn to knit socks. This has been a desire of mine for a long time. Fear is the only thing holding me back. 147 more words

Knitting: Baby Stuff - - Newborn Cardigans

Pattern: Puerperium Cardigan by Kelly Brooker

Source: Ravelry

Price of pattern: Free!

Yarn: Debbie Bliss Baby Cashmerino & Sublime Baby Cashmere Merino Silk DK

This pattern is a firm favourite and I have just finished up my 5th incarnation! 175 more words

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