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Today I'm Making... socks for my bloke

This last week I’ve been on a knitting retreat at the ever excellent Westcliffe Knitting Hotel in Blackpool (really you must go if you can, its fantastic). 428 more words


U.f.o's and bear

I am good in forgetting to finish projects. So there are a lot of u.f.o.’s in my boxes and working basket. This summer I want to finish some of these projects. 360 more words

To Knit

current knits

The list hasn’t changed, only the progress. And not much was made due to the shop opening.

  • Martine – have started the raglan shaping. Typically I would be feeling a little stressed that it hasn’t progressed far quickly, but this has become a nice piece for doing a small bit at a time.
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work knits

Approximately half my knitting over the last six months has been for work samples. It is pretty fun to knit things that I am tempted by but know I would never wear/need. 81 more words


Reviving my Bear project

A few years ago when I was in knitting modus, I knitted several bears, but the last one never made the world. He was put away in a bag and forgotten. 272 more words

To Knit

Urban Hat


I haven’t been able to knit much over the last couple of weeks as I have been away at my daughter’s. Before I went, though, I managed to finish a poncho for my two granddaughters, or ‘Princess Cape’ as the four year-old calls it, and a simple, Urban Hat for Niamh, the elder girl. 717 more words

Stash Fine Yarns

Free yarn!!

There are few things I like more than a free knitting project, as I’m generally thoroughly broke, and when a sweater has proved unsatisfactory it’s better to frog it and knit Something Better. 302 more words