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More wool and a lot of knitting

My Mum has been helping to clear out an old friend of the family’s house. A few knitting items emerged, which have been handed on to me. 155 more words


PetiteKnit: The Hipster Hat

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A clean design toque in fingering/4ply weight. Classic!
170 – 213 yd (155 – 195 m) needed. 161 more words


Rainy Saturday

When I was growing up, Autumn was always thought of as the point in August when the schools went back – the temperature usually dropped a bit, and the weather changes. 417 more words


Because: Sean Bean

Much as I love the Crazed Scandinavian Cowl and it’s cheerful no-two-rows-the-same insanity (perhaps long Swedish nights need something bonkers to get you through them), there does come a time when I want something simple. 195 more words


Stash update

It’s been a while since I updated my stash/yarn diet tally on here. I keep a spreadsheet to track it as I go.

My stash totals for February, March and April were quite respectable. 376 more words


It's longer than I thought

So, I’ve had this Crazed Scandinavian Cowl on the go for a while now, and after a long pause to write an essay, a literature review, a briefing paper and a project initiation document, go on holiday, … 238 more words

Fair Isle

Confusing Terms Found On Yarn Labels

Yarns are packaged with paper ball bands containing information to help you choose the most appropriate yarn for your projects. I outline this information in my e-book… 686 more words

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