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Kitten Socks

I have finished my second pair of socks made with the awesome Lollipop Yarn!  I totally love this yarn!   I have such a hard time deciding what pattern to use with this yarn because the it is so perfect that I feel the pattern has to be just as perfect!   139 more words


The Origins Of Jamieson & Smith

Jamieson & Smith Shetland Wool Brokers purchase Shetland wool from over 700 of Shetland’s crofters and farmers, and transform it into high-quality Shetland wool products including yarns, knitwear, blankets and carpets. 427 more words


Inspiration at the Purl Side.

In the run up to the Naloa KAL, I have guest posted on Kettle Yarn Co.’s blog about my inspiration for the shawl. Have a look… 60 more words



There are a few projects currently on my needles at the moment. The second sock is still a work in progress; I got to the heel turn/flap, and when I’d finished had too many stitches, as I’d neglected to write down my notes for the heel turn on the first sock (which turned out perfectly), and I haven’t had the inclination to rip the section out and redo it yet. 375 more words


Shawls and Projects To Start

Hey guys! Sorry I haven’t posted in a while, I’ve been relaxing and enjoying summer! I also went to Kauai, Hawaii recently and it was super nice. 152 more words

Finishing Touches and Xmas in August

I’ve had these little labels for several years and this is the first project that I actually remembered to grab one.  It adds some charm, I think.  259 more words