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A Spinning Treat!

A Spinning Treat!

I wanted to give Judith Brodnicki, the page designer of my mini shawls book (out soon!), a present of hand spun yarn. 343 more words

Plump! {Flump...}

I received this beautiful sample skein of yarn from Sarah at Babylonglegs with our last delivery…

It’s ‘Mesmerino’ which is a DK weight superwash merino that is absolutely *divine*! 786 more words

Jim's running (and knitting) for Refuge

Who is this man? Well, some of you may know him as Veuf Tricot, author of the scabrous and witty column in UK magazine… 1,130 more words


Crochet Lace Shawl

Here is my very special latest work. The yarn is the deliciously luxurious silk from Babylonglegs in Slated. I used a 3mm crochet hook taking inspiration from the pretty shawl pattern by… 63 more words


Almost too nice to give away...

I finished a couple of rather lovely knits just in time for our recent holiday. Which was just as well, as they were birthday gifts for my sister and the scrumptious Meg, who turned ONE a couple of weeks ago! 495 more words

Silver & Gold

This cosy asymmetric shawl has seen a lot of action since it was finished a few weeks back:

A perfect accompaniment to ‘Agnes’, my standard grey/green/brown/gold collection of t-shirts and cardis and very welcome on nippy days (especially in the Meadow Yarn studio which has been a bit chilly this Winter!) 174 more words


It’s a funny time of year for knitting in the Meadow Yarn world! Just as my head fills with umpteen new ideas and ‘must knit’ projects are being published all over the place ready for the ‘season’ we get super busy in the shop, the weather means the boys are all hovering around inside much more and suddenly my knitting time is squeezed into stolen moments… 330 more words