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Entrelac Dishcloth

Have you tried Entrelac knitting?  It has been on my bucket list for a while, and this summer I bit the dust and was determined to learn how to create this amazing texture.  156 more words


Too Big for Travel Knitting

I’m doing a fair bit of air travel this summer, flying down to Washington DC every week for a couple of days with a new client. 141 more words

Saltwater Hill Knits

Entrelac for the first time

I’ve had a few skeins of Noro Silk Lite yarn (the same as used for my first ever real knitting project) in my stash and I couldn’t decide what to do with them. 473 more words


One stitch at a time

It has been crazy these past few months, and it feels like finally everything will be over in a few weeks.

My stress levels have been really high. 97 more words


I'm alive!

Ok, so somewhere along the line I’ve lost a blog post. Oops! It was a funny little thing about the stress of choosing a suitable project to take to the Hay book festival, but that’s now completely over and I’ve (finally!) recovered from it all, including the con-crud I was hit by after the event when I got home again (this is normal for me). 297 more words

Intro to Entrelac

Over the past couple of months, my knitting focus has been on the public art, yarn bomb project at a nearby lake. While great in length (about 23 feet/7 meters in total, I think), it wasn’t particularly interesting knitting. 303 more words

Saltwater Hill Knits

Royale: Done and Done!

So I made pretty good progress on those sleeves I was working on, then took a few days to get around to sewing them in – which is the hardest part sometimes. 119 more words