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Cornelia Mee 'For A Comforter' and The Quest for Victorian Double Knitting

 https://archive.org/details/victorianknittingmanuals

“THE WORK-TABLE MAGAZINE by MRS MEE and MISS AUSTIN… This is, of course, a lady’s periodical. The mysteries of the needle are illustrated by plates, some of them coloured, which will  no doubt be clear enough to the bright eyes that may examine them; but which to ours are as impenetrable as Egyptian hieroglyphics.” 3,477 more words

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2017 Knit In Knitting (or things to do in Fareham on a Saturday afternoon)

So, after a fun session of fair isle purse and bauble making at the Ashcroft Arts Centre on Saturday I have now completed my first year of teaching at this super little venue in Fareham and am delighted to tell you that they have asked me back! 582 more words

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My Favorite Team Wins!

Cubs Win It All in 2016 Scarf

As you can probably tell, I am a very excited  baseball fan this year.  My Cubbies  broke the drought and won the World Series.   22 more words

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Shark!

A lovely friend of mine recently asked me for a special commission.

As you already know from previous posts, I am not overly keen on commissions, as I prefer to make what I choose and then sell them when they are finished. 100 more words

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The Infamous Star Wars Scarf

May the force be with you!

Last year I started this scarf as part of a Reddit KAL, but I shelved it for a few months. 210 more words

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Part II: Attack of the Clones

PROJECT UPDATE TIME!!! A week in, and I’m already 1/3 done! Since the chart is broken up in thirds, I thought it was an appropriate update point. 48 more words

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Part I: The Phantom Menace

I never get to make things for my fiancé. Being a warm-bodied person, he rarely finds the need for hats or socks or scarves. But I finally found something he would not only tolerate, but enjoy! 186 more words

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