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Mandy, you're a fine girl

Many months ago, it was a toss up between Tessuti’s Mandy and Grainline’s Hemlock. I can’t remember why now, but for some (maybe rational) reason I went with Mandy. 269 more words

Finished Projects

Knitting Progress 18/04/14

As you know from my previous post I’m working on a new project just for me, a bit of a treat to knit someone else’s patterns and not have to write the instructions first before beginning. 357 more words


New hats

Today I’ve got some new designs to show you ^-^

First up (and designed by me!), Crochet Blossoms Hat*:

My mom told me to design her a hat, so I drew this basic shape with cherry blossoms to one side. 187 more words

Janis Loseth

evolution of a colorway and Fiske KAL!

I have another shawl on the needles now, more specifically, the Fiske shawl, which is featured in amirisu’s 2014 spring edition. It is a lovely crescent shawl with an interesting feature called the Vikkel braid. 226 more words


It Snowed

Yesterday it snowed for probably the third time this month and this time it stayed! Winter’s leftovers were almost completely gone, and the universe must have thought we needed more. 205 more words


WIP Wednesday: Fraternal

I knew the socks I knit with this yarn would be fraternal no matter what I did. You see when I bought the yarn on clearance there were only 2 skeins left and I just loved the colors. 204 more words


Winter Knits

I found myself in the city last night with a few hours to spare┬ábefore meeting a friend for dinner.. so i wandered into David Jones to check out Country Road and Witchery’s new Winter range. 103 more words