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The Innocent Big Knit - Ready for Posting!

Hello again.

Last month I posted about the innocent smoothie big knit hats I had been busy making. I set myself a target of 100 but unfortunately found myself incredibly busy and only made it to 50. 162 more words

Crochet

Finally Finished My Sex and the City Inspired Scarf!

I finally finished my “Sexy Red Eccentric Cable Scarf”, I spoke of in my Design Series post. My inspiration had been a red scarf, Carrie wore in “Sex and the City”, the first movie. 123 more words

Valerie's Thoughts

Wovember Words: Alnagers

I was reading about the history of woollen blanket manufacture in Witney, Oxfordshire, when I came across a curious term: “alnagers”. Further reading revealed that ‘Alnage, or aulnage (from Fr. 441 more words

Working With Wool

My wool stash

Ok, confessions of a wool hoarder here! I love wool, I love all types of yarn – the more interesting the better. I see it, I buy it, then I think what I can make with it – which is why I’ve got SO  much. 209 more words

Knitting