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Four Ply Forever...

One of the few drawbacks of being a designer is that you rarely have the chance to be a little bit selfish and think about yourself. 475 more words


Free Vintage Knitting Pattern: Stitchcraft no.143 - 1930s Ladies Jumper with Bobbles

Bobble Stitch is something I’ve never tried, but for this pattern I am very tempted. It’s treasure I scanned at the British Library today, having looked through the Library Catalogue at home and found an item called Stitchcraft Leaflets. 168 more words

Free Vintage Patterns

Finished! Proserpine Shawl in Lang Mille Colori

I did mention this quickly in another post, my lovely sock yarn that was too pretty for socks and the scarf I made from it. This took me about a month to make along side my other projects. 469 more words


Lacy Sock Workshop. Go on, you know you want to!

It’s so interesting how knitting trends change from year to year.  When I opened the shop nearly eight years ago everyone was knitting socks.  Then, for no obvious reason, everyone stopped.   91 more words

WIP Wednesday

Well, after a short absence due to holiday and then recovery-from-holiday this is going to be a brief update.

I’ve been pottering along on the Honeybee Cardigan: 87 more words


Juliet's Motif

American Crochet Terms used throughout.

Patons 4-ply cotton yarn in 2 colours, Rafia and Cream
3.50mm hook

Finished Size:
A single motif measure approximately 2”/5cm across, the complete motif measures approximately 7”/18cm across

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