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I still consider myself an advanced beginner when it comes to knitting, as I’ve only been successfully knitting for going on two years. However, I’m more into knitting than I was when I’d first started (before I learned to crochet). 331 more words

Learning to Knit Cables - Wool Cabled Hat, Scarf and Mittens

One of my goals for 2018 is to knit more and learn new techniques.  Most of my knitting  has been focused on using the stockinette stitch, a row of knit and then a row of purl.  372 more words



We had about a day of random 60 degree weather the other day and wow, what a shock to the system. We were considering sitting out in lawn chairs with beers but it started raining. 566 more words


New mittens

Hello, crafters. How are your projects going? Christmas has come early for me – my Sydänmaa mittens are done and have been getting lots of wear. 493 more words


Sydänmaa Mittens and my Achilles' Thumb

I feel so close (but still so far away!) from finishing my pair of Sydänmaa mittens, by Hanna Leväniemi.

Mittens have a very special place in my heart. 302 more words


WIP Wednesday-29th November

Brrr, the weather here has really taken a chilly turn, so my current WIP is very well timed (and will hopefully be finished VERY soon!) I’d decided to set my self a project just for me for after the craft fair, and knew exactly what I wanted to make. 486 more words


Blast from the Past

Knitting Blog Challenge Day 4

How did you learn how to knit?

I don’t remember exactly how I learned even though it was only five or six years ago, but the easy answer is that I taught myself from youtube videos. 269 more words