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Scarf of the Day: No. 20

Today’s scarf is not a scarf but a cowl.

I made this one a couple of years ago. I found a pattern online to knit it in the round so I decided to use this pretty purple yarn I had. 39 more words

New skill

After refreshing my knitting skills last year with a boat load of scarves I gave away as Christmas presents, this year I needed a new challenge. 411 more words

Family Life

Quick tip: counting rows when knitting in the round

Obviously when using a circular needle or double pointeds you can’t use a regular stitch counter as there’s not a needle end to put it on. 142 more words


Knitting, New Tools and New Yarn

1   I finished a new project today, using a new technique I learned while with my Sister-in Law in Atlanta, Georgia. I had to revise cable stitch and learn three needle cast-off – all very satisfying and I put the little hat in the post today for Grand-baby B. 138 more words


Knitting tea cosies changed my world....

To achieve my goal of creating a tea cosy would see me delve into my reserves like no other artistic pursuit that had gone before. 624 more words


Sock it to me!

Making boot socks for Baby Girl set off a renewed effort at sock making in general.  After the success of the star toes on her little sport-weight tubes, I felt brave enough to take another attempt at working heels, and figured I might as well learn a new toe at the same time.   701 more words

Yarny Goodness

out and about

I can’t believe quite how much my horizons seem to have expanded in the fortnight since I passed my driving test. Every day I’ve been able to take Bruce somewhere different for a walk. 243 more words