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Sorello #2

Late but finished!


Pattern: Sorello by Georgie Hallam

Yarn – Bendigo Woollen Mills Luxury

Needles – 4mm circular and DPN

Timing: 15th June 2014 – 12 November 2014 (still sitting on the table waiting to be posted) 72 more words


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Knitting & Crochet

Friday Follow-Up: Online Knitting Highlights for the Week of October 27th

The big publications are putting out their winter issues.


Throw Me a Line

A lifeline, that is.  I’ve known about, and used lifelines on and off through my knitting life.  I know how useful they can be and that they can save a project (especially a lace one) but they have always seemed like such a pain in the rear to me, especially on projects that have a ton of stitches.   354 more words