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In just 48 hours I’m having the dreaded Carpal Tunnel Syndrome operation!  It’s such a small op but should make a huge difference to how my hands feel.   294 more words


Dancing Leaves Slouchy Hat by Drops Designs

It’s autumn (or fall) and in the DROPS yarn world that means it’s Merino sale time.  I’ve decided to knit a beautiful beret from their new catalogues but found the pattern incredibly difficult to follow SO, being me, I’ve re-written the pattern in a way we Brits would find more accessible. 1,657 more words


BabyDROPS 20-5

Lõng/Yarn: DROPS Delight
Vardad/Needles: 2.5 mm circular KnitPro SW
Muster/Pattern: BabyDROPS 20-5


And Then There Were Slippers

In the beginning of February I had a post about my first knitting class where I talked about how I had these ideas for nice, simple and fun starting projects for them, but they just wanted to make slippers. 289 more words


The charm of knitting socks.

I too have my own personal knitting fears.


I always admired those knitters who were able to knit sock after sock after sock effortlessly, because I felt I was totally useless when it came to socks. 586 more words

Personal Projects/patterns

Silver Dreams Sweater

So…..It’s been a while,again!I have been quite busy recently and some computer problems have kept me from blogging.Have you ever tried to write a blogpost on your smartphone?I have and I can tell you right now,don’t even bother trying.It only gave me a few grey hairs extra(thank God there is such a thing as hairdye) 647 more words

Little Red Riding Slippers

This is the third pair of these slippers that I’ve made.  Unfortunately, none of them were for myself, but I’m hoping that I can rectify that someday, because they are so cute and warm, which is definitely an appealing quality in the middle of Winter.   551 more words