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Hello everybody,

Thank you so much for looking at my tribute to Wink. I hope her mandala designs are starting to fly off your hooks … there has been an amazing online response to the loss of such a talented designer. 453 more words


Solstice Colour

The winter solstice this weekend brings with it the shortest day of the year in the southern hemisphere – and with it, thoughts of warmth, bonfires, hot chocolate and marshmallows, and as much woolly goodness as can be put on. 522 more words


how to survive your first ontario winter - pt 2

Part two of how to survive your first Ontario winter. Last we left off, it was around -40 but felt more like -60 with the wind. 108 more words


So sorry.....

I’ve been a bit quiet on my blog recently.   I didn’t mean to neglect it, I’ve just been a little busy doing some tech editing and a few commissions for some of my favourite magazines – all secret but all enjoyable. 182 more words

Katie's knitting story - part 2 Electric Boogaloo

Part two of my knitting origin story:


In August 2014 I moved to Berlin for 4 months. I found it really hard to find a job, when it hit winter it got very cold, and Christmas was coming up. 941 more words

My May Makes, part 2: The River sweater, an Atrium of coral lace and plans for a stashbuster jumper

I’ve been making good use of my time on buses lately.  I’m normally on one to work for at least half an hour at a time and relish any chance I get to knit or crochet – elbow room permitting :)  Always a silver lining when it comes to commuting!  971 more words


How to knit Fair Isle patterns

Many knitters tell us that they’d love to try Fair Isle colourwork knitting, but they think it’s going to be REALLY HARD.  Well I would like to dispel this myth, and show you how simple and fun it really is!  1,151 more words