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Walking on sunshine

The summer has arrived again here in the UK, and it is so nice ! Today, I’m walking on sunshine

Here is the Walking on Sunshine sock pattern, to celebrate this beautiful sky and warmth in my garden ! 444 more words


The finished Faerly shawl!

Way back in March I posted about this beautiful Sweet Georgia Tough Love sock yarn by Purlescence that I picked up at the Edinburgh Yarn Festival… 314 more words


Knitting: Rainbow at Daybreak

As part of my obsession with all things gradient, I managed to score a beautiful skein of ‘Spring Rainbow’ from the very talented Briony of… 771 more words


Recycling Yarn

A few months back I knitted the lovely Stonework Arrows shawl for my Grandmother.

Using the sumptuous Mimp yarn by Yan Tan Tethera in ‘Lavender Water’. 234 more words


Knitting = cooking but with sticks and string

I’ve opined before how similar knitting is to cooking in some respects. For example you generally can’t afford to just throw away your mistakes – you either have to wear them or eat them. 484 more words


HOW many stitches?

To be honest, I couldn’t tell you how many stitches have been in my most recent projects – but there have been A LOT.  I’ve gone through a spate of knitting jumpers in 4ply/fingering weight yarn.   330 more words

Free Vintage Knitting - Men's Socks Patons & Baldwin 137

I think this might be from the 1950’s, judging from the picture on the back of the other patterns you could buy. I’ve noticed 1940’s male models for knitting patterns always look at the camera. 57 more words

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