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Short- Row Toes Tutorial

My favorite provisional cast on for toe-up socks is the short-row toe. I favor it because I can change the shape of it from squared-off to more rounded by changing the number of stitches left unworked in the middle. 480 more words


We're off to see the Wizzard...

A quick post is better than no post – eh?

Patrick has only just unpacked his and Jo’s hiking gear after (what sounds) an amazing hike to Pantoni’s Crown… and I have started to set out all our ski stuff on the newly refurbished dining table – I don’t think we have had a single dinner on it yet!!! 309 more words


The Skirt That Isn't...

A little while ago, I shared some then recent projects that I was working on and among them was one that I envisioned would be a skirt. 306 more words


FO - Sand and Sea Shawlette

If you’ve walked over to the bookcase with me to talk about patterns, chances are I picked up Coastal Knits and told you how much I love it.  205 more words

FO Friday

Summer Sparkles, and Joan Sparks a Trend

Joan is an instigator, and I mean that in the best possible way. How do trends get going around our shop? What prompts people to try something new? 600 more words