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Purple Treasury

Huge “thank you” to cressida from ButterUp for including my purple knit baby socks in her beautiful treasury on Etsy.  What a gorgeous collection of all purple for baby as she called it: Purple Baby Land.   20 more words


Raspberry warmth and cosiness

Do you remember the blanket I was working on?  The one that took me over a year to complete?  The one I used as an… 12 more words


Pure Virgin Wool with Natural Oils

This yarn is definitely one of my favourites.  I have knit countless items with it and it’s great because it’s both baby- and adult-friendly.  They colour goes with everything – it’s the natural colour of wool.   61 more words


Sock Hunter Episode 92: Yucca Lovers

With fearsome determination, I set off in search of my latest quarry. The *yucca socks, being my quarry, were evading me masterfully. I continued to pursue them through verdant leaves and over tangled roots. 133 more words

Sock Hunter

Embroidered knits

As I’ve been looking at different items that I can make at my crafternoon I have really got into the idea of customising everything ! So when I came across the kimono cardigan that had added cross stitch I thought it was a great idea. 14 more words


Spekje' Hat and Mitts

I’ve been working on a new design for a hat and a matching pair of gauntlets (finger-less gloves, otherwise also known as mitts).

My lovely, and cultured sister-in-law, Annelies says that the colors remind her of a Dutch marsh mallow-like candy called “ 27 more words