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Rainbow Heirloom Solo Light

Rainbow Heirloom Solo Light is one of my very favourite to dye, and is absolutely beautiful to knit with. The single-ply sock-weight merino soaks up colour like a sponge, creating vivid and luminous colourways.  266 more words

Hand-dyed Yarn

Why haven't I been posting?

So my blog has been very quiet recently. I have a post to write about the rainbow jacket, it is finished. But my main project at the moment is very secret. 75 more words

Knitting

Knitting Baby Stuff: Greensleeves

Having nothing to do with the English folksong about a lover’s betrayal and far more to do with sleeves that are green, I am blocked and ready for the latest arrival, a delightful little Mr. 377 more words

Baby Stuff

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

Knitting

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

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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

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