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The Leina Cowl

This is my first knitting pattern I ever created, it’s still one of my favorite cowls to pull out of the closet and wear.

The Leina, a reversible cowl using luxurious chunky baby Alpaca yarn uses classic ribbing and cabling techniques in a modern way to distinguish lines and play with texture and asymmetry. 274 more words


'The Jumper' continued...

After doing relatively little on the cable jumper over my holiday, I have been on a bit of a roll and have managed to complete the back (pic below). 243 more words


Work in Progress June 2016 (plus a little bit of drama)

We had a lovely holiday in Spain (although not without drama. More on that later). As predicted, I didn’t get anywhere near as much knitting done as I had planned. 913 more words


Oh, My...What A Week!

Phew! And it’s not over yet…Hang onto your hats ladies and gents, it’s gonna be a whirlwind.

Perhaps this was taken Sunday…before the laundromat trip… 2,219 more words


Inspiration: All the Cables

Hello, my name is Allison and I have a problem.  I love cables too much.

It’s funny, now that I’m on the body portion of my cabled sweater, which is all in stockinette, I’m finding it difficult to keep my attention on it.  199 more words


A Love Letter

The following is a love letter to my favorite cable needle. (Yes, I know I’m weird.  I’ll blame it on the fact I haven’t had my coffee yet.) 213 more words


Dubline Cardigan

My grandmother recently commissioned me to make a sweater for my mother. My mother has been getting nostalgic lately and mentioned a sweater gram had made for her when she was a little girl and how she  1,726 more words