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So, how's it going?

It’s going well, since you ask, actually. Having recently battled through my hopeless inability to follow instructions in Ann Budd’s Handy Book of Top-Down Sweaters… 361 more words

Sweater

Then Again, Maybe Not

So, I probably brought this on myself, mentioning how easy double knitting was. I’m normally not very bothered by mistakes in my knitting, but I had a bunch here, and the stark contrast between the yarns made them rather hard to hide. 141 more words

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Its the Great Blanket, Charlie Brown!

The Great Blanket has been a constant project for the last year and a half.  It began when I found Lattes and Llamas blog and their… 311 more words

Color Work

Seeing Double (or perhaps, tangle free intarsia?)

Have I ever told you Chaps how much I enjoy gift shopping for Mum? It gives me the perfect excuse to “research” knitting books, gadgets and textiles for an obsessive yarn addict other than myself, the only concern being that she might already have got one of those (think blocking mats, carbon fibre knitting needles, stitch markers etc and you get the idea). 558 more words

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Adventures into the bin-bags 4!

On Saturday (30th May) I was given three bin bags full of yarn by an extremely kind friend.  The contents were varied and a little dusty, but mostly usable. 339 more words

Men's knitting roundup #10

It’s been several months since we peeked into the latest men’s knitwear designs. Let’s go exploring…. Today we’re all about color.

Looking for new men’s designs can sometimes be an exercise in despair—frankly, most of what I see is either awfully frumpy or is really designed for women and has been questionably tagged for men. 272 more words

Sweater

Ganz im Gegensatz │in the opposite

Die Idee für dieses Design habe ich schon seit Ewigkeiten im Kopf. Es sollte ein Tuch mit klaren Gegensätzen werden, bei dem ein helles und ein dunkles Grau das Prinzip von Yin und Yang verkörpern. 451 more words

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