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Yarn Along

I haven’t done any knitting all week. But my mum has, and I’ve been sewing in ends. A lot of them!
I can slowly feel my knitting mojo returning, maybe I’ll pick up that cardigan that’s been sitting in my knitting bag.. 70 more words


New LARP, New Costume (What can I knit??)

I’m thinking about a new event. Namely Empire, a festival style Live Action Roleplay which welcomes families and sets a high standard of costume for it’s players and itself. 334 more words

Knit From the Heart

Knitting from the heart. I never really considered knitting to be an art form, until I actually started to knit. I had always been intimidated by patterns and wasn’t overly motivated to learn the mysterious new language of knitspeak, so I never really got the knitting bug. 198 more words

Scarf for Yuh-Chi

Ok. So, it isn’t actually done, but I thought I would start with the yarn. This is some very nice Rambouillet wool yarn dyed by Knitted Wit in the Moody Blues colorway. 58 more words

KAL - Featherweight Swatches

SWATCHES!  We love to hate ‘em.  We’ve talked a lot about swatching here on the blog, because Celeste and I both believe it’s pretty important.  322 more words


Wonky Cowl

The Wonky Cowl.  I found this pattern on knitty.com back in 2009.  I had been about three years by then and thought maybe I could extend my pattern choices beyond scarves.   141 more words


Meryl Shawl: New Pattern!

Knitting for me has always been a process of exploration. When I was first introduced to Estonian lace, I was smitten. A love affair with Estonian stitches began, and through the years I have continued to improve my understanding of Estonian stitches while adapting them to more modern knitting techniques. 253 more words